AUSTIN -- Police arrested a man after they say he assaulted two officers Saturday.
Officers were called to 2439 Town Lake Cir. around 6:20 p.m. Saturday where a naked man was walking around in his apartment with the door open, holding a knife.
When officers arrived they asked to speak with the man, who was identified by the caller, wearing an orange shirt. According to an arrest affidavit Jesse Ramirez, 23, wouldn’t comply.
That’s when police say a struggle ensued. Ramirez scratched and attempted to bite the officers.
One officer received a three inch cut under his eye after being punched by Ramirez who was wearing metal bracelets. That officer also suffered a 10 inch wound behind his ear. The other officer suffered a three inch cut on his forearm.
Ramirez was charged with assaulting a public servant. He is also charged with theft and resisting arrest according to jail records.