HPD officer injured wrestling suspect in southwest Houston

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HOUSTON - A Houston police officer was injured Friday morning after wrestling a suspect to the ground in southwest Houston.

HPD was dispatched to an apartment complex on Wilcrest Drive after receiving reports of a suspicious man with a knife.

When they arrived, they found a man fitting that description.

Officers say the man then proceeded to run and they chased after him, even having to use a Taser on him at one point.

The suspect was hurt, along with one officer.

The suspect is being treated for face lacerations, and the officer may have a dislocated shoulder.

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