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Police: DUI suspect allegedly spit in officer's face

Published On: Mar 22 2014 04:02:11 PM EDT
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BENSALEM TWP., Pa. -

Police in Bucks County say a drunk driver spit into the face of an officer while being taken to the hospital.

Officials say 25-year-old Joshua Stern was arrested for D-U-I after a traffic stop on I-95 in Bensalem Township this morning.

According to authorities, the Bensalem resident was being taken to the hospital for chemical testing.

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That's when they say he spit in the officer's face and ear.

He's been charged with aggravated assault and DUI.