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3 deputies injured during arrest of man in north Harris County

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Three Harris County deputies were injured while taking a man into custody in the 8500 block of Sweetwater Lane on Friday.

While responding to a call, three deputies were injured. One was bitten by the man, one suffered a laceration to his eyebrow and the other had swelling on his cheek, authorities said.

None of the deputies were taken to the hospital.

The man was arrested and authorities said he was disruptive on the way to Harris County Jail.