Woman tackled deputy, report says


Published: Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 6:50 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 6:50 p.m.

An Interlachen woman was arrested early Sunday morning after a deputy said she tackled him, a report said.

Patricia Ann Stager, 21, of 219 Sheila Ave., was at 1700 W University Avenue at 1:57 a.m. when Deputy Scott Silver arrived in a cruiser with the lights activated, according to an Alachua County Sheriff’s report.

Stager, 5-foot-2 and 115 pounds, tackled the deputy, the report said. She was arrested on a felony charge of battery on a law enforcement officer.

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