WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Police took a man into custody early Sunday morning when he assaulted an emergency person who was trying to help his girlfriend.
According to police, officers responded around 2:00 a.m. to East Plaza Drive for an unknown medical problem. When they got there, Miguel Dukes was doing CPR on his girlfriend.
Officials said Dukes became aggressive when officers asked questions. They say he became combative and assaulted an EMS worker.
Police took Dukes into custody and found a revolver in a backpack he was carrying. He was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and assaulting emergency personnel.
The woman was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
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