Dallas Police

Officer Hospitalized After ‘Altercation,' Police Say

The incident took place around 1:45 p.m. Wednesday

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NBC 5 News

A Dallas police officer is hospitalized after getting into a fight with a homeless person near Royal Lane and Central Expressway Wednesday.

The incident took place at about 1:45 p.m., the department said.

The officer was working the city's Office of Homeless Solutions when the interaction turned physical.

The department said the officer was transported as a precaution.

No further details have been confirmed by the Dallas police.

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