WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA9) -- Prince William County police have arrested a man for spitting in an officer's face while intoxicated, officials said.

Kevin Patrick Corbett, 27, of Portsmouth, Virginia was walking in the 12400 block of Abbey Knoll Ct. and banging on doors. Officers responded and found the suspect to be under the influence of alcohol, officials said.

Corbett actively resisted arrest. When he was eventually detained and transported, Corbett became agitated and spat at the officer twice, once in the face and chest and then to his legs and abdomen, officials said.

Corbett has been charged with assault & battery on LEO, resisting arrest and intoxication in public. He is being held without bond, officials said.

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