59 YEAR OLD MAN ACCUSED OF ATTEMPTING TO PUNCH A POLICE HORSE
A man from Massachusetts was arrested for allegedly trying to punch a police horse at a street festival according to a police statement at Worcester police. This occurred when the police were responding to a disturbance call at a beer tent on Saturday in the street festival within the city located miles away from Boston.
The 59-year-old man, Donald Pegan was walking between a Colum of police horses and when officers asked Pegan to stop, he stepped to the side of the horse with aggression and quickly raising his fist to punch the horse.
The horse jumped instinctively away from him this was dangerous for both the officer and Mr. Pegan. He was charged with assault, resisting arrest and interfering with the police horse.