Wanted Salina Man Found In Dog Crate

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SALINA, Kan. (KAKE) -- A man wanted for assaulting a woman was found hiding in a dog kennel at a Salina home. Officers were called to the home Sunday afternoon.

A woman called 911, saying a 28-year-old man hit her at least ten times. She said the attack left her unconscious for a short time. She said she tried to leave but the man dragged her back into the house. The woman fought back, cutting the man with a knife.

Officers arrived at the house and found the man hiding in a dog kennel. Police Captain Mike Sweeney said the man threatened and fought with officers, causing some damage to a patrol car.

The man faces an aggravated battery charges.

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