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December 04, 2012
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Suspect attempts 'triangle choke' on Maine officer

The officer arrived with the department's mental health liaison and a struggle ensued

Nok-Noi Ricker
Bangor Daily News

BANGOR, Maine — A police officer attempting to arrest a local man on a charge of domestic violence assault had to defend himself against a martial arts move in order to make the arrest, and he and another officer got punched and kicked in the process.


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