On August 17 at 10:56 AM, officers were on patrol when they observed an individual at the McDonald’s, located at 10730 Balls Ford Rd. in Manassas (20109), who was previously trespassed from the business. Officers made contact with the individual, identified as the accused, and attempted to detain him. During the encounter, the accused refused to follow the officer’s commands and fled on foot. After a short foot pursuit and a brief struggle, where the accused struck an officer, he was taken into custody without further incident. The officer reported minor injuries. During a search, the accused was found to be in possession of suspected illegal narcotics. Following the investigation, the accused, identified as Michael Anthony COACHMAN III, was arrested.
Arrested on August 17: Michael Anthony COACHMAN III, 25, of no fixed address Charged with assault & battery on LEO, possession of controlled substance, and trespassing Court Date: Pending | Bond: Unavailable