Lexington woman charged with assaulting officers

William Garrett

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-Lexington police say a woman assaulted officers as she was taken into custody for public intoxication.

21-year-old Kellie-Jo Day is facing several charges including public intoxication.

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Police say they found Day showing obvious signs of drunkenness.

They say that on the way to jail, Day spit at an officer, bit another officer, and tried to headbutt another.

She is charged with public intoxication and assault on a police officer.