Local man punches EMT in face for "being too slow"


BOSTON (FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) A man was arrested over this past weekend after he allegedly punched an EMT in the face for not getting to the hospital fast enough.

John Wagner was arrested on a charge of assault and battery on an emergency medical technician after punching the EMT who transported his girlfriend to Massachusetts General Hospital on Saturday, reports the Beacon Hill Patch.

Other EMTs tried to step in and subdue Wanger, who allegedly ripped a badge off of the victim's shirt.