JCCC inmate charged with assault of officer
August 10, 2022
An inmate at James Crabtree Correctional Center (JCCC) in Helena is facing a felony charge after an incident that occurred in March. Aaron Struble, 46, is charged with assault and battery on a police officer.
Court documents show the incident occurred on March 1. Three officers went to assist at a strip search in a restroom. As Cpl. Damian Rhodes was running to assist, he was kicked in the left knee by Aaron Struble, according to the affidavit. Rhodes turned to address Struble and observed he had his fist raised in a threatening posture. Rhodes then pulled his OC spray canister from his hol...