12-Year-Old Arrested in Red Bluff

A 12-year-old was arrested in Red Bluff on Thursday after police say he spit on an officer and tried to burn them.

Posted: Sep 28, 2018 12:10 PM

RED BLUFF, Calif. - A 12-year-old was arrested in Red Bluff on Wednesday after police say he spit on an officer and tried to burn them.

The incident happened at around 8:15 on Sept. 26, when police were dispatched to an apartment complex at Delphinium Court for a report of a disturbance. 

When police arrived, the kid was seen vandalizing the apartment. When the officer tried to confront him, the 12-year-old spit in the officer's face and tried to burn him with a cigarette lighter. 

Several other officers arrived after and arrested him. He was booked into Juvenile Hall for resisting arrest, vandalism and assault with a deadly weapon. 

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