Oklahoma City police officer suffers broken leg during struggle with suspect

The Oklahoma City officer’s leg was broken while arresting a combative suspect, police report. A Norman man was arrested.

FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: March 28, 2013
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An Oklahoma City police officer suffered a broken leg Wednesday during a struggle with a suspect, Capt. Dexter Nelson said.

Officer Jeff Coffey was injured about 5 a.m. at Willow Cliff Apartments, 5548 Willow Cliff Road, while arresting a Norman man who became combative while Coffey was walking him to his patrol car, police said.

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