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Officer suffers severe facial injuries detaining suspect in mystery incident

Force admits it is unclear whether 'any attack took place'.

Officer suffers severe facial injuries detaining suspect in mystery incident

Date - 21st August 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
An officer is to undergo surgery after sustaining severe facial injuries while attempting to detain a 20-year-old suspect. But the Avon and Somerset force said the hospitalised officer has been unable to give a full account of what happened...
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