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 Weather: Dry And Quiet Tuesday Night
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: Riviera Country Club In Orland Park Ordered Closed; Couples Say They Put Down Money With Operator Who Turned Out To Be Convicted Scammer
Eventually, Birman hit a fence at the gas station and was arrested, police said.MORE NEWS: Concert Venue Metro Requiring Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination For All Events
The officer is expected to recover.