Man charged with assaulting police officer

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Cincinnati man is behind bars after police say he assaulted an officer at University Hospital.

Trey Adams, 25, is charged with one count of assault on a police officer.

According to the arrest report, Adams has been discharged from University Hospital and refused to exit. When officers arrived, Adams punched one of them several times with a closed fist and also spat in an officer's face and mouth after being handcuffed.

Adams was taken to the Hamilton County Justice Center.

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