WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WVEC) -- A man was arrested Monday after he bit an officer.

Police said 34-year-old Nicholas Teddy Murphy, a Norfolk man, was drunk in public and making threats in the 400 block of N. Boundary Street.

As officers were trying to arrest Murphy, he bit one of them on the arm.

The uninjured officer was able to pull away from Murphy's grip.

Murphy is charged with assault on a law enforcement officer, disorderly conduct and appearing intoxicated in public.