Denison Police arrested a man for public intoxication and resisting arrest after a teenager reported that the man tripped him Sunday evening.


At about 7:35 p.m. on Sunday, Denison Police took a report for assault from the 200 block of North 8th Avenue. The police report states the complainant was “playing with other children and was tripped by a male.” Denison Police Lt. Mike Eppler said after police spoke with the 17-year-old complainant, they saw the man walk out of one of the apartments.


Police spoke with the suspect, and Eppler said the 25-year-old man was intoxicated. The man also allegedly resisted the officers while they were arresting him.