Hawarden Police Department

HAWARDEN—A 20-year-old Hawarden man was arrested about 3 a.m. Thursday, June 16, on charges of violation of no contact/protective order and assault on persons in certain occupations — intent of injury.

The arrest of Kameron Dean Frerichs stemmed from a report of him causing a disturbance at a residence on the 1200 block of 12th Street in Hawarden, according to the Hawarden Police Department.

An individual he is not to have contact with also was at the residence.

When an officer attempted to arrest Frerichs, he became combative and struck the officer several times in the face and bit the officer’s fingers and arms, according to the incident report.

Frerichs was secured after backup arrived.

The injured officer was transported to Hawarden Regional Healthcare.