Police report man stole safe, threatened victim and punched officer

A Terre Haute man who was arrested on robbery charges was found to have drugs on him once he was taken to the police department.

Posted: Oct. 5, 2017 5:04 AM
Updated: Oct. 5, 2017 5:04 AM

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A Terre Haute man who was arrested on robbery charges was found to have drugs on him once he was taken to the police department.

Michael Mundell was in court Tuesday morning.

According to police, Mundell broke into a home on Monday on South 12th Street in Terre Haute. Police say Mundell tried to get away with the victims safe and also threatened the victim.

When he tried to run from police, they say he punched an officer in the face and tried to attack him.

When Mundell was taken to the police department, drugs were found on him.

Mundell has been charged with battery against public safety official, robbery, criminal mischief, burglary, two counts of resisting law enforcement and intimidation. 

He is scheduled to be back in court next week. 

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