Binghamton man arrested after starting fight with patrol

By Erika Mahoney

Binghamton man arrested after starting fight with patrol

January 4, 2014 Updated Jan 4, 2014 at 9:33 PM EDT

Town of Union, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A Binghamton man was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after yelling and swearing at law enforcement.

According to the Broome County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to Lewis Road in the Town of Union around 4:15 a.m. Friday. They found Marrice Pedroso, 19, trying to dig out a car that was stuck in a ditch on the side of the road.

Deputies said they would call a tow truck but would not physically pull his car out with their patrol car.

According to the sheriff's office, Pedroso began yelling and swearing. Then, Pedroso said he was going to move the patrol car out of the way so he could leave.

A struggle between patrol and Pedroso began.

Deputies arrested Pedroso and a judge arraigned the 19-year-old at the Town of Union Court. He is charged with disorderly conduct, a violation, and resisting arrest, a class A misdemeanor.

Pedroso was sent to the Broome County jail on $750 bail.

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