Isabella County Deputies Hurt in Weekend Attack

Two Isabella County Sheriff's deputies are recovering after police someone attacked them over the weekend. The assault happened Sunday at Meridian Park in Mt. Pleasant. The sheriff tells Northern Michigan's News Leader Gary Platz assaulted a DNRE Officer. Two deputies arrived on scene, and tried to arrest Platz. That's when the sheriff says Platz punched one of them in the face, and tried to gouge out the others' eye. Two other people, Christopher and Ashley Day also somehow got involved and are charged with assaulting the officers. Platz is charged with several crimes.

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