Woman charged with punching police officer

A Milford woman was arrested on a warrant Feb. 5, charged with punching a police officer during an incident in December.

According to a police report, Taylor Stehlik, 19, of 179 Chapel Street, is accused of striking a police officer with a closed fist to the face when the officer responded to a 911 call she made from her cell phone.

She is charged with assault on an emergency personnel and she was released from police custody on her promise to appear in court March 1.