Man charged after allegedly attacking deputies during arrest

Juan Maldondo was arraigned in Mecosta County after deputies said he attacked them while being arrested.

MECOSTA COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- The man, who deputies said attacked them while being arrested, has been arraigned.

Juan Maldondo, 25, was arrested early Sunday morning after Mecosta County sheriff's deputies were called to a domestic complaint in the Village of Morley.

Investigators say Maldondo began to fight the deputies when they tried to arrest Maldondo after he failed to follow their commands.

Records show a deputy used a taser on Maldondo but Maldondo tried to disarm the deputy.

A knife was found in Maldondo's pocket during the arrest, said deputies.

Maldondo is being held in the Mecosta County Jail on a $100,000 bond.

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