Man charged with assaulting three deputies

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) - A man accused of assaulting multiple law enforcement officers is waking up behind bars.

Arrest warrants obtained by WITN say 28-year-old Martinez Ruffin punched two deputies with the Pitt County Sheriff's Office. Documents say it he also kicked a sergeant with the sheriff's office.

A sheriff's office spokesman says the deputies received only minor injuries in the assaults.

Ruffin is in the Pitt County Detention Center under a $30,000 bond.