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Transit supervisor, police officer assaulted, 5 youth arrested

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Five youths were arrested after an incident last night in Dartmouth.

From HRPD:

At 7:42 p.m., police responded to the Portland Street Bus Terminal to a
report a group of youths causing a disturbance. An officer attempted to
arrest a male youth and he and a Metro Transit Service Supervisor were
assaulted. One male party fled the scene, after throwing a rock through
the rear window of the police vehicle. This party was located a short
distance away with assistance of K9. After viewing video from Metro
Transit, a total of five youths, three females and two males, were
arrested and charges are pending.The Metro Transit Service Supervisor
was taken to hospital for observation and the police officer received
minor injuries that did not require treatment.

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