CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago Police officer who was injured on Tuesday in the Dunning neighborhood was pulled into a car while trying to arrest a man, police said Wednesday.
The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Addison Street and Austin Avenue.READ MORE: Chicago Police Restrict Time Off For Officers Amid Battle Between City Hall, FOP Over COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
Police said the officer was trying to arrest Jonathan Birman, 21, when the suspect pulled the officer into his car and took off.READ MORE: Families Hold Vigil For Child Victims Of Gun Violence In Chicago, Call For Solutions
Eventually, Birman hit a fence at the gas station and was arrested, police said.MORE NEWS: At Least 1 Person Killed, 7 Wounded In Weekend Gun Violence In Chicago
The officer is expected to recover.