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MAN WITH LENGTHY CRIMINAL RECORD ATTACKS FEMALE RPD OFFICER

(Richmond, IN)--A female Richmond police officer was attacked by a man with a long criminal history during a melee on North 10th at 2 o’clock Tuesday morning.  Officers were originally called to the 200 block for an unwanted subject.  43-year-old Forrest Tevis of Richmond fought the officer and was Tased during the scuffle.  Two women piled out of the house.  Both were also taken to the Wayne County Jail and charged with disorderly conduct.  They were identified as 47-year-old Linda Arnett and Sondra Tevis.  Drug paraphernalia was found at the scene.  The officer was not injured.