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Police find needle sewn into jacket collar; officer stuck during pat down

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Dylan Baker (Source:LMDC) Dylan Baker (Source:LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A 19-year-old had charges added while he was already in custody.

According to police, Dylan Baker was being held for drug charges when police found a needle. During a routine pat down, an officer was stuck with a needle. Baker had sewn the needle into the collar of his jacket.

The needle caused the officer to be exposed to biohazard as well as the contents of the needle and he was put on anti-viral medication.

Baker's added charges include assault of a police officer, wanton endangerment and promoting contraband.  

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