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Couple arrested for officer assault

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RICHLAND, Wash.--Couple arrested for officer assault. A married couple is arrested after allegedly assaulting an officer.

Richland Police say around 10:00 p.m. They responded to a report of domestic assault in the 1300 block of Symons.

They found two men leaving the area. When police asked them to stop they refused and then were joined by one of the men's wife 34-year-old Joanna Flores.

Police say one of the officers got into an altercation with Flores' husband, 33-year-old Juaquin Flores who was then tased. His wife then scratched the officer.

Both Juaquin and Joanna Flores were booked into the Benton County Jail for assault third degree on a police officer.