Dothan man charged after biting police officers

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DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A disorderly/trespassing call turned violent for two Dothan police officers recently.

Officers were sent to the 1300 block of West Main Street when they got into a fight with Steven Lawrence, 38, of Dothan.

During the fight, Lawrence reportedly beat and bit the officers before they got him into custody.

The two police officers were taken to Southeast Health for treatment. Lawrence now faces two charges of second-degree assault and has no bond.

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