Charges in Emergency Room Melee
MANKATO-September 6, 2012-(KMKO)-After attacking police and hospital staff over the weekend, a Waseca man faces a long list of charges. Officers from the Mankato Department of Public Safety were called to Mayo Health Systems, Mankato early Saturday morning on a report of a patient being physical with staff. 33-year-old Casey Lowell Sather fought with officers as they attempted to handcuff him. Sather kicked one officer in the head, then kicked a doctor twice. He also grabbed an officer by the shirt and began spitting at several people. He faces six charges, including fifth degree assault.