Sioux City man facing several counts of assault
SIOUX CITY, IA —
A Sioux City man is in jail and facing several counts of assault Wednesday night, including that of a police dog.
29 year old Alvaro Caceres-Delcid is charged with aggravated domestic assault, assault on an officer, interfering with a police K-9, and public intoxication.
According to court documents, Delcid was having an argument with his wife on their front lawn on South Casselman Street just after midnight.
When an officer arrived, Delcid threatened and assaulted the officer, and when a K-9 attempted to apprehend him, Delcid held its muzzle closed and punched it.
He was later found to have a blood alcohol content of .19.