Hastings man arrested for hitting police officers
A Hastings man was arrested Thursday night accused of punching Hastings police officers responding to a domestic dispute.
Police were called to a home in the 1000 block of West 5th Street around 7:45 p.m. Thursday. The original call to police was for a domestic dispute which involved the man. He went outside the home. As police tried to arrest him, they say he punched two officers. The officers, who received minor injuries, were able to subdue the man and put him under arrest. He was not injured.
Arrested was Felix Tolentino, 40, of Hastings. He was arrested for domestic assault, assault on a police officer, resisting arrest and interfering with police operations.