Warner Robins police arrested a Fayetteville man Wednesday night after he allegedly attacked an officer at a liquor store, police said.
Tabitha Pugh, spokeswoman for the Warner Robins Police Department, said that about 7:45 p.m., Sgt. Matt Moulton responded to a call at the Famous Liquor Store, 545 N. Davis Drive, about a man passing a bad check.
When Moulton confronted the man, the two of them began to struggle.
The officer called for backup and minutes later, more officers arrived on the scene and arrested 24-year-old Kyle Sims.Sims is charged with two counts of battery on a police officer, two counts of felony obstruction and two counts of first-degree forgery with other charges pending.
Moulton was taken to Houston Medical Center by ambulance where he was kept overnight after complaining about pain in his arms and his legs, Pugh said.
Sims, who was released from the hospital Thursday morning, suffered minor injuries, Pugh said.