Attack a cop, go to jail

Posted by Janis Demarest

TYLER (KLTV) - A Smith County judge has sentence a 22-year-old man to 50 years in prison for attacking a law enforcement officer.

Sa'Cajan Darden plead guilty to 1st degree aggravated assault of a public servant.

The charges comes after a November 2009 incident. Investigators say Darden assaulted a Cherokee County Constable who was working an off-duty security job at a Tyler restaurant.

Investigators say the doing a foot pursuit Darden pointed a gun at the officer.

Darden's criminal history includes convictions for burglary, evading arrest, criminal trespass and assault.

The 22-year-old has a pending charge of engaging in organized criminal activity.

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