Johnny Kyle Jares is charged with assault of a public servant.
According to an arrest affidavit, at the end of March, officers were dispatched to the 900-block of Park Plaza to check a suspicious person.
An officer says when he arrived on scene, Jares threatened to kill him.
He says as the female officer went to handcuff the suspect, Jares turned around and punched her in the left side of the face.
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