FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A Selma police officer was injured by a suspect who resisted arrest after being spotted with an open container of alcohol in public on Friday morning.
Police say an officer saw Jason Rosetti, 42, on a bicycle in the area of McCall Avenue and Gaither Street just after 12:30 a.m.
Rosetti resisted the officer, and several others were called to help.
At some point, he also pulled a knife, but the officers were able to take it away.
Police say Rosetti continued to struggle them, and an officer had to use a taser to stop him.
An officer suffered injuries to his face, eye and his right knee. He was taken to a hospital and was cleared to return to work.
Rosetti was booked into the Fresno County Jail on several charges, including resisting arrest, battery on a peace officer, under the influence of a controlled substance and possession of cocaine and methamphetamine.
Police officer injured while arresting man in Selma, police say
Police say they struggled with the suspect, and an officer had to use a taser to stop him.
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