BREAKING: Three Batesville Police officers injured in line of duty last night


Three Batesville Police officers were injured last night in the line of duty.

Batesville Police Chief Alan Cockrill said this morning his officers were attempting to make an arrest last night when three were struck by a vehicle.

He said one officer is in a Little Rock hospital, and two are being treated locally. Chief Cockrill said right now it appears none of the injuries are life-threatening

Cockrill said an investigation is on-going. He is not releasing a great deal of information at this time but will keep the public informed.

(For an update on this story, complete with comments from Chief Cockrill, click here.)

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