Officer injured in scuffle with teen

Teenage girl taken to juvenile detention

INDIANAPOLIS - A Metro police officer was in the hospital Friday after getting in a scuffle with a teenager at an east side home.

The officer was called to the 4100 block of Hoyt Avenue around 11:30 a.m. on a call of a domestic disturbance.

In an effort to try to subdue a teenage girl at the scene, the officer ended up hitting her head.

The officer was not badly hurt, but she was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

The teenage girl went to juvenile detention.

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