Nov 17, 2023

Kan. woman accused of assault of law enforcement officer

Posted Nov 17, 2023 1:00 AM
Westmoreland-photo Atchison Co.
Westmoreland-photo Atchison Co.

ATCHISON COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a Kansas woman on new allegations after an encounter with police.

On Wednesday, officer arrested 37-year-old Cecilia A. Westmoreland of Atchison in the 1000 block North 6th Street, according to Police Chief Mike Wilson.

She was jailed for allegedly driving under the influence and assault of a law enforcement officer.

In 2015, she was booked into jail on requested charges of interference with law enforcement and later for assault and battery, according to online jail records.