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St. Louis County Officer Attacked By Suspect

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)– An officer was injured by a suspect in South County.

Authorities said officers responded around 2:30 p.m. Friday in the 4900 block of Tanquery Lane for a report of a suspicious person.

When police arrived they tried to take the suspect into custody and were attacked.

No word on how the officer was injured or his condition.