2 San Diego Police Officers Assaulted in Gaslamp Quarter

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A San Diego police officer was in the hospital Sunday after suffering serious injuries during an assault in Gaslamp early Saturday morning, the San Diego Police Department said.

According to SDPD Lt. Adam Sharki, officers responded to a fight in progress in the Gaslamp Quarter near Fifth Avenue and F Street around 2 a.m. Saturday.

At some point during the incident, at least two officers were assaulted and injured, though police did not disclose details.

A police sergeant was transported to a local hospital for their injuries and is still receiving medical care, Sharki said.

Multiple arrests were made, including the suspect who allegedly attacked the police sergeant, SDPD said.

No other information was immediately available.

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