POSTED: Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 8:32am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 10:42am
Rusk County, TX (KETK) — A Henderson man is sentenced to 9 years in prison for kicking an EMS paramedic twice in the head during an ambulance ride on September 27, 2012.
On Tuesday, Christopher B. Davis,34, was found guilty of Assault on a Public servant by a Rusk County jury.
The jury heard testimony from Henderson Police Officer Robby Fowler who was dispatched to the home of Davis when his family reported he overdosed on his prescribed medication and alcohol. During the ambulance ride he attacked the paramedic without provacation.
Davis had been sentenced to two years in prison for burglarizing a home in 2011, and 180 days in jail for theft in 2012.