Jayden VonDoemming was held without bail after he allegedly assaulted a St. Johnsbury Police Ofc. VonDoemming, 25, of St. Johnsbury, pleaded not guilty through his attorney to a felony charge of simple assault on a police officer – bodily injury, and two counts of misdemeanor violating conditions of release. VonDoemming had nine violations of probation. VonDoemming was warned by Judge Thibault three days ago. “He had two strikes, shouldn’t do anything else wrong, but Judge Thibault was going to let him out and then this alleged incident happened. VonDoemming allegedly assaulted Ofc. Johnson at the St. Johnsbury Police Station. At the police department, VonDoemming stated he would not enter the holding cell and actively fought and pulled away. VonDoemming was wrestled to the groundand while on the ground, VonDoemming continued to fight. VonDoemming then executed a knee stick to the officers ribs. VonDoemming then bit the offercers right thigh breaking the skin causing bleeding and pain. VonDoemming faces a possible sentence on the new charges of 12 years in prison and $3,000 in fines.
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