Edwardsville officer suffers cut after run-in with armed man - KCTV5

Edwardsville officer suffers cut after run-in with armed man

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EDWARDSVILLE, KS (KCTV) -

A police officer suffered a cut to the head after an encounter with a man armed with a knife.

The incident happened about 7:30 p.m. in the 1900 block of South 98th Street.

Police said the officer encountered a man armed with a knife and suffered minor injuries due to the cut.

A suspect is in custody and the officer was taken to a hospital to be treated.

Edwardsville is located about 17 miles west of Kansas City, MO.

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