Threatening Public Official

The Sheriff’s Office Saturday arrested a man on charges that included threatening a public official. 36-year-old Joseph Bradley “Joey” Burton of 225 Bob White Drive, Waterloo was charged with Threatening the Life of a Public Official, Throwing of Bodily Fluids by a Prisoner, and Public Disorderly Conduct. A Sheriff’s Investigator states that Burton delivered a verbal threat to a public official Friday, and that he spit in the arresting officer’s face one in custody. Joey Burton was released from the Johnson Detention Center yesterday on posting surety bonds totaling $6,262.