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Man Accused Of Biting Police Officers

MOUNT POCONO — A man is facing a long list of charges after he allegedly bit two police officers.

State police said they pulled over a vehicle driven by Gonzalo Cortez Saturday night on Route 611 in Mount Pocono.

Cortez’s eight-year-old son was in the car.

Troopers arrested Cortez for DUI.

That’s when police said Cortez resisted, biting one trooper and another officer.

He is charged with assault, DUI, child endangerment and other counts.



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