The North Mankato Police Department responded to Lindsay Windows for a 911 call regarding an employee being aggressive. Throughout the course of the investigation, an officer was assaulted by the employee. The employee is 48 year old, Jason Phillip Presler, of Mankato. The officer drove himself to MCHS Mankato and was treated for minor injuries and released. Presler was transported by Mayo Ambulance Service to MCHS Mankato for treatment of minor injuries, and was later transported to the Nicollet County Jail where he is currently in custody.

The North Mankato Police Department was assisted by the Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office, Mankato Department of Public Safety, MN State Patrol and the Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office.

The case has been forwarded to the Nicollet County Attorney’s Office for review for the following criminal charges:

4th Degree Assault of a Peace Officer, 1st Degree Drug Possession, Drug Paraphernalia Possession, Disorderly Conduct