Traffic Stop Leads To Scuffle, Arrest
LINCOLN -- A Lincoln police officer was allegedly assaulted early Monday. Sgt. Duane Winkler with LPD tells KFOR NEWS an officer stopped a car near 18th and K just before 3am Monday, noticing what looked like drugs in the car. When the officer asked about it, the driver allegedly attacked the officer. The 45 second scuffle sent both men to the hospital for minor injuries. The officer is alright. The suspect went to jail. More information could be released later Monday, as police wrap up their initial investigation.