A law enforcement officer was assaulted in a drug investigation Friday in Texas County.
Joshua D. Eisenhouer, 18, of Cabool, is charged with nine different counts and is held in the Texas County Jail awaiting the filing of formal charges after he assaulted a law enforcement officer, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.
Eisenhouer is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, felony attempting to escape from custody, felony resisting arrest,DWI (drugs), failing to obey a reasonable request by a highway patrolman, third-degree assault of a law enforcement officer, second-degree property damage, failing to stop at a red traffic light and having no insurance.
A second man, John A. Clapper, 21, of Springfield, is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and felony tampering with evidence. He was held and later released at the Cabool Police Department, the patrol said.