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Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for biting police officer

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Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for biting police officer (UNION CO JAIL)

March 14, 2019 at 12:40 PM CDT

Updated March 14 at 12:40 PM

ANNA, IL (Heartland News at 9) - A man was sentenced to three years in prison for biting a police officer.

Tyler Michael Henderson, from Anna, pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated battery.

According to the Union County State’s Attorney, he will also serve a two-year mandatory supervised release.

Henderson bit the arm of an Anna police officer in February 2019 as he was being arrested for another offense.