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: Caught On Video: Man Steals Car, Crashes It Moments Later In Back Of The Yards
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: Friend Calls Retired CPD Officer Richard Haljean 'A Policeman's Policeman,' Calls On Driver Who Hit And Killed Him To Surrender
Eventually, Birman hit a fence at the gas station and was arrested, police said.MORE NEWS: Cook County Treasurer Says Vacant And Abandoned Properties Are Sucking Up Tax Revenue, Wants To Make It Easier To Auction Them Off
The officer is expected to recover.