NORWICH— Man accused of assaulting a Norwich City Police officer was arraigned on Jan. 5 in Chenango County Court by Judge Frank B. Revoir, Jr.
David Quintana, 33, Oxford, was indicted on Dec. 17, 2014 for assault in the second degree, a class D felony; criminal contempt in the second degree, a class A misdemeanor; and assault in the third degree, a class A misdemeanor.
It is alleged on Nov. 22, 2014 at Denny's Restaurant and Bar, located at 75 N. Broad St. in the City of Norwich, Quintana did intentionally cause physical injury to Norwich City Police Officer Adam Francis while he was performing a lawful duty.
While being placed in a patrol vehicle by Officer Francis, Quintana allegedly kicked the door of the patrol vehicle shut while the officer's hand was between the door and the door frame. The officer's hand was crushed, which caused him pain, swelling and bruising.