Johnson County man facing charges after allegedly attacking Deputy

Christopher Dorton, of Johnson County, is facing several charges after he allegedly attacked a Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy on Sunday night. 

The deputy was called to the Hager Hill Post Office after a report that Dorton was creating a disturbance. 

When the officer tried to arrest him, he allegedly pulled a knife and attempted to stab the deputy. 

Dorton was subdued with a taser and pepper spray before he was taken into custody.