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3 Cleveland police officers hurt on the city’s East Side

Three Cleveland police officers were injured Monday after falling off a first-floor porch on the city’s East Side.
Published: Oct. 18, 2021 at 1:37 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 18, 2021 at 1:40 PM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Three Cleveland police officers were injured Monday after falling off a first-floor porch on the city’s East Side.

It happened around 12:30 p.m. on E. 58th Street, just north of Superior Avenue.

According to Cleveland police, the officers were exposed to blood from the suspect’s wound.

The officers were taken to University Hospitals. But, police on scene told 19 News the officers’ injuries were not serious.

Cleveland police said the suspect was also injured, but his condition is unknown.

Officers were originally called to the home for a man violating a temporary protection order.

Police have not yet said what charges the man may face stemming from the confrontation with officers.

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