Two officers injured in altercation with teen

Missoula Police Department officers were injured responding to reported break-in at a building in the 500 block of Front Street on Sunday.

According to a police department release, officers located a 17-year-old male in the old Western Montana Clinic building. As they were taking the male into custody, the 17-year-old assaulted two officers. The teen was taken into custody and charged with multiple offenses. 

The two injured officers went to a local hospital for care of non-life-threatening injuries and they have since been released. 

The investigation into this incident is ongoing.

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