Montgomery Police Officer Injured In Fight

WSFA 12 News is on top of some breaking news from Montgomery. A Montgomery police officer was injured in a fight Tuesday night.

Police tell WSFA 12 News, the officer responded to a family disturbance at May and Rice Streets. The officer attempted to arrest one person when nine family members started to fight the officer and keep him from taking that person into custody.

Another officer arrived.  The two officers began to fight off the family members. One officer suffered a broken hand. More officers had to be called in to help. At this hour, police have arrested three people. One for assault. Two face harassment charges.

Reporter: Sally Pitts