Man Guilty of Assaulting Officer After Bedford Co. Pipe Incident

Brandon Carpenter

Bedford, VA - A man pleads guilty to assaulting a law enforcement officer after neighbors say he came after them with a metal pipe last summer in Bedford County.

Brandon Carpenter, 22, will be sentenced June 6. He was also convicted on a charge of threatening to burn a residence.

The Bedford County Sheriff's Office said several 911 calls were made from the Hardy Road Mobile Home Park August 22, after Carpenter got into a fight there.

Carpenter is currently in jail for a charge of assaulting another officer.