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Police: Clemson student punched cop during arrest

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CLEMSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Police said they were called to apartments on the campus of Clemson University about someone who had hit a student in the face before he attacked an officer.

Clemson University police said they were called to Lightsey Bridge apartments just after midnight.

They said they arrested 19-year-old David Sass, of Hanahan, who was accused of kicking a door and screaming profanities in addition to the assault.

Police said while they were arresting Sass, he punched the officer several times.

Sass was charged with resisting arrest while assaulting a police officer, assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature, assault and battery third-degree and public disorderly conduct.

Sass was released on a $31,092.50 personal recognizance bond, according to police.

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