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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