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LA officer bitten by suspect in Hollywood

A Los Angeles police officer was hospitalized after being bitten by a suspect during a struggle near De Longpre and Ivar avenues in Hollywood on Wednesday, July 20, 2011.

July 21, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A Los Angeles police officer was hospitalized after being bitten by a suspect during a struggle near De Longpre and Ivar avenues in Hollywood.

The incident happened Wednesday at about 9:30 p.m. when the officer came in contact with the suspect.

A struggle ensued and the officer was bitten on the left forearm and right hand. He was taken to the hospital with bite wounds.

The suspect was also taken to the hospital with unknown injuries. There was no word on what charges he faces.


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