EPD: Officers hurt trying to detain man

Published: Jun. 11, 2021 at 6:10 AM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Officials say several Evansville police officers were hurt when they tried to detain a man.

This all happened near Bayard Park Thursday night.

Police say it started when Joshua Winnett was in a fight with some others.

Police say they were trying to detain him when he started getting aggressive.

We’re told during all of this, Winnett shoved officers and a few hit the ground.

Police say three officers had minor injuries.

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