Woman jailed for attacking officers

Multiple charges filed on Atmore woman

An Atmore woman was arrested on multiple charges, including drugs and assaulting a police officer by spitting on him and biting him.

Mandy Renee Lassitter, 44, 326 Jack Springs Road, was arrested Feb. 1 and charged with two counts of unlawful possession of a controlled substance, assault II, assault with bodily fluids, resisting arrest and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.

She was transported to the Escambia County Detention Center in Brewton and later given a $25,000 bond.

According to reports from the Atmore Police Department, officers responded to Lassitter's residence with unkn...