Officer Injured While Trying To Make Arrest

A Lexington Police officer is recovering after being injured while on the job late Thursday night.

Lexington Police say the officer was trying to arrest a suspicious man on Winburn Drive.

During the arrest, police say the suspect put his body weight on the officer's ankle, injuring it.

The officer went to the hospital and is now at home.

The suspect, Andre Houston, was pepper sprayed and is now in jail.

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