Update June 16, 2019: Williamsburg-James City County prosecutors have dropped two charges against Michael Eugene Goldak including a felony charge of assault and battery on a law enforcement officer.
On Nov. 8, 2018, prosecutors dropped charges of disorderly conduct and assault and battery on a law enforcement officer, according to online court records.
Goldak remains charged with underage in possession of alcohol, public intoxication or swearing and obstructing justice with threat or force, according to online court records.
His next court date is May 14, 2020 at 8 a.m. in Williamsburg-James City County General District Court, according to online court records.
Original story: Williamsburg police have charged a Texas man with assault and battery on a law enforcement officer.
Michael Eugene Goldak, 20 of Sugarland, Texas, was charged with assault and battery on a law enforcement officer, disorderly conduct, obstruction of justice, being drunk in public, and underage possession of alcohol, according to Williamsburg Police Department spokesman Maj. Greg Riley.
An officer on patrol saw a group of men pushing and shoving each other near Rolfe Road at 12:05 a.m. on Aug. 26, Riley said.
The officer intervened and noticed Goldak appeared to be intoxicated, according to Riley.
Goldak pushed the officer and ran as the officer tried to talk to him, Riley said.
The officer was not injured, according to Riley.
The investigating officer obtained warrants to charge Goldak later that day.
Goldak was charged and taken to the Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail, Riley said.
Roberts can be reached at 757-604-1329 or on Twitter @SPRobertsJr.