Ottumwa Police say four members of a Latino gang are in jail after an incident Sunday that injured a police officer. Ottumwa Police Chief Jim Clark says Officer Rueben Ross was injured just after 8 a.m. while conducting a follow-up investigation on a car vandalism case.
Ross was attacked by four men who claimed to be members of the Latin Kings gang. Ross used a taser on one of the men and other officers who responded took four people into custody.
Clark says Ross was treated and released from a local hospital for facial and head injuries.