Casino officer assaulted, brothers arrested www.privateofficer.com
By: Brett Davis/Staff
PRIVATE OFFICER NEWS
http://www.privateofficer.com/ — Police say that two brothers were arrested early Saturday after one of them punched a Blue Chip Casino security officer in the face while refusing to leave the business.
At about 12:45 a.m. following the assault several officers arrived and encountered a crowd of at least 30 people around the front door.
The brothers were shouting obscenities to security guards as they were being followed to the front doors, according to police reports.
Both Timothy and Jacob Emerick were arrested on charges of battery, public intoxication and disorderly conduct. Jacob Emerick was also arrested on a Monroe County warrant for probation violation and a La Porte County warrant for escape.