District: Police officer assaulted by student

Posted at 1:33 PM, May 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-11 14:33:09-04

A police officer for Killeen ISD was assaulted by a student, according to the district. 

The incident happened at Patterson Middle School at 12:30 p.m. when a student tried to leave campus without permission. 

The district said that while taking the student back to campus, the officer was assaulted and injured. The officer was taken to a local hospital.

The student was taken into custody for assault of a public servant. 

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