A Mauston man was taken into custody New Year’s Eve.  Police said about 9pm an officer responded to a residence in the 300-block of North Union Street in the City of Mauston for a welfare check.  18-year old Kyle Burch refused to talk with the officer, instead he struck the officer in the face causing a cut below the eye.  Burch was arrested, transported to the Juneau County Jail, and tentatively charged with resisting, disorderly conduct, and battery to law enforcement.