WV Man Charged with Assaulting Deputies, Trooper

A West Virginia man faces a slew of criminal charges after an altercation with Loudoun deputies and a state trooper on Rt. 7 in Leesburg on Friday night.

According to the Sheriff’s Office report, deputies and troopers were called to the area of the Leesburg Bypass and West Market Street just before 9:30 p.m. Nov. 30 for a report of a disorderly man who had stopped his vehicle in the roadway and was kicking passing vehicles. The man allegedly assaulted an off-duty officer, a trooper and a deputy during the course of the initial incident. After he was taken into custody, he allegedly continued to resist law enforcement and kicked another deputy.

Freddie L. Jackson, III, 38, was charged by the Virginia State Police with four counts of assault on law enforcement, four counts of obstruction of justice, two counts of disorderly conduct, preventing law enforcement from making an arrest, and DWI.

Jackson was held without bond at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

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