Woman arrested after allegedly assaulting EMT, police

Taylor Forrester was “visibly intoxicated” at a hotel and struggled when police and EMS workers attempted to assist her


By EMS1 Staff

DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — A woman was arrested after allegedly striking an EMT and police officer while intoxicated.

FOX 43 reported that Taylor Forrester, 23, was arrested Monday for aggravated assault, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness.

Police were called to the hotel Forrester was staying at after she was observed sitting in a common area “displaying several signs of intoxication.”

As police and EMS workers attempted to help Forrester, she struck an EMT in the face with her elbow and a police officer in the eye.

Police eventually were forced to TASER Forrester after a struggle.

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