A San Marcos police corporal is in custody after police say he injured a woman while illegally arresting her in late May, causing her to lose at least two teeth and suffer a concussion.
Cpl. James Angelo Palermo, 40, was booked at the Hays County jail Tuesday on a charge of aggravated assault by a public servant, a first-degree felony, with bail was set at $25,000. He was released later Tuesday.
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