St. Cloud Police were dispatched to the 200 block of 14th Avenue S.E. for an assault just before Seven Friday evening.

While attempting to investigate the original call for service, 45-year-old Bryan Kelvin Pritchett from St. Cloud, assaulted a 59-year-old St. Cloud resident by spitting on him.

Pritchett was placed under arrest and while seated in the back on the squad car, he spit in the face of a police officer. He was transported to Benton County Jail and is being held for court on charges of felony fourth degree assault, obstructing legal process, and disorderly conduct.