Red Wing, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Red Wing Police Department is investigating an assault on a Goodhue County Sheriff’s deputy.

A statement released Wednesday afternoon by Red Wing Police Chief Roger Pohlman indicates Red Wing officers responded to a report of an assault around 9:30 a.m. and found a deputy had been attacked while serving the civil papers on Salvatore Stella, who was taken into custody and transported to the Goodhue County jail. The deputy was transported to the Mayo Clinic Health Systems Hospital in Red Wing.

The deputy’s name, along with information about the nature and extent of his injuries, have not been released.

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