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Kilgore man wanted for assaulting officer

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KILGORE, TEXAS (KYTX) Kilgore police are looking for a man they say assaulted a police officer.  Police were called to Layton street because someone was shining flashlights underneath a vehicle overnight.

When the officer arrived, he found two men going into a nearby home. One of the men was Marcellia Jones.  Jones is wanted out of Rusk county for driving without a valid license. The officer tried to arrest Jones but says he assaulted the officer and got away.

Jones is now wanted on charges of assaulting a public servant and resisting arrest.