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Officer stabbed by mentally ill man while carrying out welfare check.

Man had assaulted another officer and two mental health professionals a year earlier.

CC Pinkney:

CC Pinkney: "This was a terrifying incident"

Date - 26th April 2021
By - Police Oracle
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