Violent Man Arrested With BAC of 0.27%

By Kevin Kitt

Violent Man Arrested With BAC of 0.27%

June 30, 2013 Updated Jun 30, 2013 at 8:08 AM EDT

KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv)- An extremely intoxicated man was arrested Saturday evening following an altercation with hospital staff.

According to police, Scott A. Sponable, 66, was fighting with a patient, nurses, and a hospital security guard. Sponable was being hospitalized with a blood alcohol content of 0.27%.

Officials say Sponable allegedly punched the hospital security guard in the face and made verbal threats of violence towards police.

Sponable was cleared by the medical staff for incarceration and he was taken to and incarcerated in the Noble County Jail on preliminary charges of intimidation, battery, public intoxication and disorderly conduct.

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