Cottage Grove man sentenced for head-butting cop
A Cottage Grove man was sentenced last month for head-butting a police officer.
Michael S. Benner, 27, was ordered to spend three years on probation and complete 59 days' worth of jail time through a Sentence to Service program after he pleaded guilty to fourth-degree assault against a police officer. He was sentenced Dec. 12.
The criminal complaint described Benner's crime this way: