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Man accused of assaulting an off duty officer

Posted at: 06/08/2013 3:01 PM
Updated at: 06/08/2013 6:26 PM
By: Cadence Acquaviva

A Delanson man is facing charges after police say he punched an off duty Saratoga Springs police officer on June 3rd.

The alleged assault happened just before 1:00am at Dango's Bar on Caroline Street. According to a report filed by responding officers, 24-year-old Christopher Raible approached two off duty police officers, made a comment about their occupation, then punched one of them in the head.

Raible is charged with Attempted Assault. The police department conducted an internal investigation and both officers have been cleared of any wrong doing.