By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Police arrested a man accused of assaulting a Pittsburgh officer Thursday night.READ MORE: Dan + Shay Win Duo Of The Year At 56th Academy Of Country Music Awards
Police say an officer patrolling Brownsville Road saw open drug use in the Birmingham Cemetery around 5:30 p.m. last night. When the officer tried to arrest the suspect, he allegedly ran off.READ MORE: Three Shot, One Killed At Party In Knoxville
According to police, when the officer caught up, the suspect allegedly resisted arrest and got into a scuffle with the officer.
Both suffered minor injuries and were treated at the scene.MORE NEWS: Restored Plane That Led D-Day Bombings Will Visit Dayton Ohio
Arnold was taken to the hospital to be medically cleared before he was taken to the Allegheny County Jail.