That’s two counties over from us in Missouri.
Bailey then hit the deputy and pulled out a knife. He repeatedly tried to grab the deputy’s gun, according to the department. The deputy suffered “multiple lacerations and bruising” during the struggle.
And this is why I love Missouri…
The two other individuals at the scene prior to the fight grabbed the knife from Bailey. Another armed individual arrived and helped the deputy arrest Bailey.
And also this…
“Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department is not only overwhelmed with gratitude for the safety of our Deputy, but the willingness of the the citizens that chose to help,” the statement said.
I’ve never met a Missouri LEO that I didn’t like. They are professional, polite, and they weed out the chaff that occasionally gets into their ranks. I could write a long list of their names but I’ll respect their privacy and just say thanks.