Man slices N.C. officer with box cutter


The News & Observer

RALEIGH, N.C. A man is in custody after an officer was sliced with a box cutter during a traffic stop Monday evening.

Raleigh Police Department spokesman Jim Sughrue said Monday night that officers were looking for a vehicle thought to have been used in a domestic-related kidnapping when they pulled a vehicle over in the 300 block of Lord Berkley Road. Sughrue said officers were trying to detain a man around 7:45 p.m. when he brandished a box cutter, injuring Officer J.B. Guyer, a member of the Field Operations Division.

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