On May 10, 2023, the Saline County Sheriff’s Office was attempting to arrest Byron Neef in the 1200 block of Talley Dr in Salina for outstanding felony warrants. After getting one handcuff on, Byron struck the deputy in the head and took off running in the area. The deputy was treated by EMS at the scene.
Byron is wanted for the felony warrants and is facing new charges for obstruction and battery of a law enforcement officer.
If you have any information concerning who attempted to commit these crimes, call Crimestoppers at 825-TIPS, text SATIPS to CRIMES (274637), or visit www.pd.salina.org and follow Crimestoppers link to submit a web tip. You may receive a cash reward of up to $1000 and you are not required to give your name.