Milwaukee police officer injured during pursuit of suspect wanted for drug-related offense
MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police say an officer was injured on Monday evening, June 1st near 26th and Atkinson.
It happened just after 6:00 p.m.
Officers were in foot pursuit of a subject wanted for a drug-related offense when one officer fell when he pursued the subject over a fence. The officer injured his arm.
The subject, a convicted felon, was taken into custody.
Police say drugs were recovered from his person.