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Man indicted for scuffle with officer that was caught on tape

Eric German (Source: Middletown Jail) Eric German (Source: Middletown Jail)

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - A Butler County grand jury has indicted a man on several charges after a scuffle he had with a Middletown police officer was caught on video.

Eric German, 45, was indicted for felonious assault, impersonating a peace officer, obstructing official business, failure to comply and failure to stop after an accident.

Police say German hit a woman's car on July 21, then took off. When officer Jason Deaton attempted to pull him over, German fought with the officer and was eventually Tasered.

The fight was caught on dash cam video. The officer is having surgery for facial injuries.


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