Cop assaulted during pursuit left paralyzed


The Roanoke Times

ROANOKE, Va. — The Roanoke officer who was assaulted and left unconscious Saturday while attempting to arrest a suspect is paralyzed, a police spokeswoman said.

It is not known yet, though, if Officer Bryan Lawrence’s paralysis is permanent, said police spokeswoman Aisha Johnson.

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