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Waukon Police Officer Stabbed
WAUKON -- A 60 year-old man is accused of stabbing a Waukon police officer with a screwdriver.
Raymond Nelson, of Waukon, faces several charges, including 2 counts of assault on a peace officer and one count of domestic abuse.
The Allamakee County Sheriff's Office says police responded to a home on Lyle Drive in Waukon just before midnight Saturday night on a report of an assault. Investigators say Officer Chad Dugan walked into the home and that's when Nelson stabbed him with a screwdriver. Other officers were able to wrestle Nelson down and arrest him.
Officer Dugan was treated for minor injuries and released from Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon.