Homeless Man Arrested After Allegedly Punching EMT

police carHYANNIS – A homeless man is accused of punching a rescue worker at the NOAH homeless shelter on Sunday.

Dana Cusolito, 52, is charged with assault and battery on an EMT or healthcare provider after police say a scuffle broke out while trying to take Cusolito to Cape Cod Hospital.

Police say Cusolito was intoxicated and was being taken into protective custody when the incident occurred.