A man who allegedly fought with a Wartburg police officer before the officer died is being held at the Roane County Jail.
According to the Morgan County News, Eddie Dean Patterson is charged with aggravated assault for fighting with Wartburg Police Capt. Ralph Braden on April 22.
Braden died on May 2 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.
The Morgan County News said District Attorney General Russell Johnson was weighing the evidence and planned to make a presentation to the Morgan County Grand Jury later this month.