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North Miami Beach police officer injured by suspect at public library, authorities say

Officer taken to Jackson North Medical Center with leg injuries

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NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A North Miami Beach police officer was injured Thursday during a struggle with a suspect at a public library, authorities said.

The incident was reported at the Lafe Allen Memorial Library at 1601 NE 164th St.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials said the officer was taken to Jackson North Medical Center with leg injuries.

North Miami Beach police said the suspect is in custody and the officer is doing OK. 

Police said no weapons were involved during the struggle. 

No other details were immediately released.

 


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