Drunk NJ woman attacked, spit on paramedics

An EMS provider said the woman tried to punch him in the face and spit on his uniform; a colleague came to help when she grabbed his leg and injured his groin


PARSIPPANY, N.J. — A 55-year-old Lake Hiawatha woman was arrested Sunday after she spit and attacked EMS workers, police said.

Officers responded to a North Beverwyck home at around 6:45 p.m. Sunday after they received calls about a drunk person, according to a press release from Officer Brian Conover of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Department.

At the scene, officers found 55-year-old Colleen Parker, of Lake Hiawatha, who became disorderly and started yelling obscenities at them. 

Full story: Drunk woman attacked, spit on EMS in Parsippany, cops say

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