Man assaulted police officer after traffic violations in Erfoud

The judicial police of the city of Erfoud on Sunday opened an investigation, led by the public prosecutor, to a person who attacked a police officer on the Boulevard Moulay Ismail.

According to the first elements of the investigation ordered the police officer the suspect (28) to stop for traffic violations after which the accused police officer not only verbal but also physically abused, according to a statement by the Directorate-General for of national security (DGSN).

The police officer was injured and was taken to hospital to receive the necessary medical care, according to the same source.

The man was taken in custody by the police, at the behest of the Office of the competent parquet, while the police officer still under medical supervision, excluded the statement.