City of Canandaigua Police were responding to a medical emergency on Nov. 17 when 28-year-old Juan Montes-Soto allegedly became aggressive towards officers and bit one of the officers on the arm.

A man was charged with assault after he allegedly bit a police officer in Canandaigua.

Officers were responding to a medical emergency on Nov. 17 when 28-year-old Juan Montes-Soto allegedly became aggressive towards officers and bit one of the officers on the arm.

The officer was taken to the hospital for treatment and released.

Montes-Soto was charged with second-degree assault.