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Tulsa Police Officer Injured While Making An Arrest

A Tulsa Police officer is recovering after he was hurt trying to take a suspect into custody.

Officers were in the area of 5th and Lewis on drug enforcement patrols Thursday night when they got into a chase. When the officers caught up to him, the suspect took a swing at them.

During the scuffle, one of the officers hit his head on the curb. He was taken to the hospital. He received some stitches, but is otherwise okay.

The suspect was arrested for assaulting the officer.
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