Teen accused of biting Columbus police officer
Published 6:29 am Saturday, January 30, 2021
A teen in Macon is accused of biting a Columbus police officer.
Demon Clopton Jr., 18, is charged with felony assault on a law enforcement officer and several misdemeanors, including resisting arrest.
Police Chief Fred Shelton told local news sources officers went to pick-up Clopton for Macon police and that’s when Clopton allegedly bit the officer.
Shelton said that Clopton was the victim in a December shooting.
Macon investigators are charging Clopton with aggravated assault, armed robbery and breaking and entering.
He remains in the Lowndes County jail.