Man indicted for spitting on, attempting to bite SCMPD officer in January

Man indicted for spitting on, attempting to bite SCMPD officer in January

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Ciro Castro was indicted Thursday for spitting on and threatening a Savannah-Chatham Metro Police officer with a knife in January.

Castro has been charged with aggravated assault, three counts of obstructing an officer and possession of a knife during the commission of a felony.

Castro resisted arrest and attempted to bite one officer, per his indictment.

He also has a separate jury trial set to take place next week following battery charges from an incident in 2016.

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