A dangerous confrontation between a suspect
and law enforcement lands an East Texas man in jail on assault of a public
Gregg County Sheriffs Deputies confronted Anthony Neckel as he was
holding a gun to a woman's head at a residence just outside of Kilgore. The woman escaped, and when
deputies talked Neckel out, he resisted and then kicked a deputy.
Neckel is charged with aggravated assault of a public
servant, assault of a public servant and resisting arrest.