New Ulm Woman Assaults Police 07 Oct 13

A New Ulm woman is facing an assaulting a police officer charge after allegedly spitting on an officer and claiming she has AIDS. 41-year-old Carri Jo Odegard was pulled over for allegedly driving while impaired last week and was taken to the New Ulm Medical Center for a blood sample, but reportedly had to be restrained. Odegard then allegedly told the officers that she had several STDs and AIDS, and would infect them. She then apparently tried to spit on the officers.