This might-be kidnapper crapped out – when his sufferer reportedly smeared her canine’s poop on his face after he assaulted her.
Michael James Ward, 47, allegedly attacked the 30-year-old Tennessee lady whereas she was strolling her canine about 1:40 p.m. Aug. 22 alongside a path within the Forks of the River Wildlife Administration Space in Knoxville, WBIR reported.
Police stated the homeless man tried to tug her into the woods after punching her a number of occasions, leaving her with critical accidents to her head and face.
However the lady fought again with the one out there weapon she had – a bag of her canine’s feces, which she smeared into his face as he brandished a knife, in response to the information outlet.
“(The sufferer) stated she started screaming and kicking the suspect and took her cellphone out of her pocket to name 911,” in response to a police report cited by WBIR.
“(The sufferer) stated that the suspect then grabbed her cellphone and fled into the woods towards the river. (The sufferer) stated she then ran down the path and used one other walker’s telephone to name the police,” it added.
Ward apparently escaped in a close-by boat.
“We did find the suspect’s sneakers and a towel in a small clearing that the suspect had lower within the woods, which CrimeLab confiscated,” the report stated.
A police canine misplaced the malodorous suspect’s monitor close to the river, the outlet reported.
However a person acknowledged the alleged attacker from social media bulletins and detained him at a comfort retailer two days later till police arrived, WATE reported.
Ward was arrested on expenses of aggravated theft and aggravated kidnapping.
The sufferer has been handled for her accidents.