KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two Kansas City, Mo., police officers were assaulted Friday morning while trying to detain a suspect.
According to Kari Thompson, a spokesperson for the police department, the officers were responding to a disturbance near Truman and The Paseo when the suspect became physically combative with the officers.
Thompson said officers used a stun gun on the suspect and were eventually able to take him into custody.
The officers were not injured during the altercation.