Police officer assaulted - Blacktown
Sunday, 05 March 2017 11:22:36 AM
A police officer is being treated in hospital after an incident in Blacktown today.
About 4am (Sunday 5 March 2017), police attended a home on Anthony Street to speak to a man in relation to a domestic violence incident.
A struggle ensued when police attempted to arrest the man, during which a police officer was allegedly struck to his jaw and throat.
Police, with the use of O/C Spray, arrested a 29-year-old man.
The senior constable was taken to Windsor Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The 29-year-old man was also taken to Windsor Hospital and upon his release, charges are expected to be laid.