Officer Assault

40-year-old Gary Evanson of Mondovi, entered a plea agreement in Buffalo County Circuit Court on multiple charges including felony battery of a police officer as a repeat offender.
Pierce County Circuit Judge Joseph D. Boles found Evanson guilty of striking Mondovi Police Officer Chad Halverson during a domestic disturbance at a residence in Mondovi last Oct. 22.                  

Evanson pleaded no contest.

Police said two Buffalo County sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the residence to assist Halvorson.

Evanson had a similar incident involving assault of a police officer in 2007 in Trempealeau County, according to court records.

Under the recent plea agreement, charges related to the Oct. 22nd incident and an earlier disturbance that happened on Sept. 2nd in Mondovi, were dismissed and read into the court record.

Dismissed charges included domestic abuse strangulation, battery, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Evanson is scheduled to appear for a sentencing hearing in  Alma on Oct. 29th.

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Topics : Law_Crime
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Locations : Buffalo CountyTrempealeau County
People : AssaultChad HalversonGary EvansonJoseph D. Boles
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