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Two Pittsburgh Police Officers Injured In Early Sunday Morning South Side Incident

August 19, 2019 - 12:32 pm

PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Two Pittsburgh Police officers were injured early Sunday trying to get an unruly crowd off East Carson Street.

A large crowd was stopping traffic on Carson between 10th and 18th Streets around 2 a.m.

While an officer was writing a citation, someone drove over the officer’s foot.

 Another officer injured a knee trying to help his colleague.

Both were treated at UPMC Mercy. Tarin Smith and Eric James, both 23, were arrested and are facing numerous charges.

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