A man is facing four charges in Blue Earth County after Authorities say he attempted to leave Mayo Clinic Health System-Mankato after being taken there because he was reportedly too intoxicated to care for himself.
Mankato Police report 38-year old Luke James Green of Mankato was uncooperative and was using vulgar language towards Officers early Saturday morning. According to the complaint, Green grabbed an officer at one point and squeezed his fingers.
Police determined that Green was not a good candidate for detox and was later transported to the Blue Earth County Jail.
Among the four charges, Green faces a Felony count of 5th Degree Assault and Gross Misdemeanor Obstructing the Legal Process.
Court documents show that Green has two prior 5th Degree Assault convictions.