ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Police say while they were attempting to arrest Alpha Mugabo, 25, during a domestic case, he tried to take an officer’s gun during a struggle.
According to Rockford Police, officers were called to the 900 block of N Main Street around 12:20 a.m. Saturday for a domestic-related incident.
When officers tried to arrest Mugbago as the suspect, he allegedly got into a fight with the officers, during which time he is said to have tried to remove an officer’s service weapon from its holster.
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No one was injured, and Mugbago was taken into custody.
He is charged with Criminal Damage, Disorderly Conduct, 2 counts of Resisting Arrest, 2 counts of Aggravated Battery to Police, Attempt to Disarm a Police Officer, and Possession of a Controlled Substance.
Mugbago was taken to the Winnebago County Jail.