Police officer in hospital after struggle in Sunderland

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A POLICE officer was injured after being called to an incident “involving several males and a passing motorist.”

Police were called to an incident at 8.05pm on Wednesday in Black Road where a 21-year-old man was arrested for being drunk and disorderly.

A police officer was hurt during a struggle at the scene and was taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital to be checked over following the incident.

Anyone who was in the area at the time or anyone with any information which could help officers with their enquiries is asked to contact police on 101, quoting log number 1128 of 14/05/14. Alternatively people can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.