Missaukee Man To Spend Minimum 3 Years in Prison

A Missaukee County man will spend time in prison for attacking an officer and damaging a patrol car. The man attacked a police officer in January after threatening relatives in Lake City. A judge sentenced Paul Mentel Wednesday. He'll spend at least 3 years in prison for hitting the patrol car with his car while trying to get away from police. Prosecutors dropped a drunk driving charge.