MASON CITY | A Mason City man was arrested for allegedly spitting on a police officer Tuesday morning.
Larry Anthony Garcia, 69, has been charged with misdemeanor assault on persons in certain occupations.
Court documents say Garcia committed the assault by spitting on a uniformed Mason City Police officer around 11:35 a.m. at the Quality Inn & Suites, 410 Fifth St. S.W.
Garcia is being held in the Cerro Gordo County Jail for $1,000 bond.
His initial appearance is scheduled for Thursday in Cerro Gordo County District Court.
— Courtney Fiorini