Police were called to CHI St. Francis Medical Center Wednesday night in regard to a woman who was being uncooperative.

Police say Kari Jones, 41, became combative and kicked a nurse in the chest. She then began to attempt to bite Officer Damian McAlevy while being placed in handcuffs. The alleged assault occurred at about 11:10 p.m.

Jones was cited for assaulting a healthcare professional and attempted assault on an officer.

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