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updated 8:10 PM UTC, May 23, 2019

Man Suspected Of Spraying Deputy With Pepper Spray Arrested

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

Family and friends of a man suspected of spraying a deputy with a can of pepper spray say he may be going through a mental health crisis.

Thirty-year-old Joshua Martin is accused of attacking the Columbia County deputy during a traffic stop Monday. Dashcam video shows the deputy approaching the truck he had just stopped, them stumbling away while the truck drives off. Martin was taken into custody in the Sauk Prairie area two days later.

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