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Bail set at $10,000 for man accused of assaulting Bozeman officer

By The Associated Press
Published On: Nov 01 2013 01:31:11 PM MDT
Jame Jimenez
BOZEMAN, Mont. -

Judge Scott Wyckman set bail at $10,000 for a man accused of grabbing a Bozeman Police Officer's testicles.

According to court records, police stopped a car with James Jimenez, 35, as a passenger Wednesday night. Police say when they tried to search Jimenez, he grabbed Officer Michael Bachich's testicles and wouldn't let go until the officer hit him in the face..

Jimenez has been charged with one felony county of assault on a peace officer. According to Montana Law, Jimenez faces a minimum of two years in the state prison if convicted.