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Groom arrested after becoming violent at wedding

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Lee County Sheriff’s Office

A Florida man spent the night in jail after he got drunk and became violent at his own wedding.

The incident was reported at Trinity Street East on Saturday.

According to the report, wedding guest contacted police after the groom 22-year-old Jeffery Johnson had a little too much to drink and became aggressive with family members, friends, and other guest at the wedding.

Responding deputies also experienced Johnson’s violent behavior when they arrived to the scene.

Officials say Johnson kicked, battered, and spat on deputies while they attempted to calm him down.

Johnson was eventually arrested and charged with battery, and two counts of battery on law enforcement officers.

No deputies were injured.