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Officer assaulted after confronting suspect


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- A suspect is in custody after assaulting an officer early Saturday morning.

Police say the suspect dine and dashed at Kickback Jack's late Friday night.

The officer confronted the suspect behind Best Buy on College Rd. A struggle took place; and the suspect injured the officer.

The suspect was taken into custody, the officer's name has not yet been released.

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Resisted!?!?!? You know the

Resisted!?!?!? You know the suspect didn't resist. He was running toward the officer saying "take me away, ha ha. I want to go to jail for being a common thief." At least that is what the Wilmington Anti-Law Enforcement League would have you believe. The article did not mention race. That comes later.