Woman punches officer during traffic stop

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Woman punches officer during traffic stop

By On Your Side newsroom. CREATED Jan 13, 2014

Boise Police observed a vehicle run a red light on Roosevelt Street and Emerald Street at 1:42 a.m. early Saturday morning.


The driver, Jason Whittier was arrested for violation of a no contact order and while officers were reaching into the vehicle to turn off the engine, the passenger Jessica M. Redman, 26, of Boise, reached over and punched a Boise Police Officer in the face.


The officer received a laceration on his lower lip and scratches on his neck from her fingernails.


Redman was arrested for felony assault on a police officer