A trespassing suspect assaulted an officer while being arrested in western Colorado Springs Thursday evening, according to police.
Police said around 5:30 p.m., they got a call about someone trespassing in a business on West Colorado Avenue near the intersection with 31st Street. The man was behaving bizarrely, according to the caller.
When an officer arrived, the suspect, Adam Butler, refused to comply with his orders and started to fight with him, according to police. More officers arrived and took Butler into custody.
Police said the officer sustained unspecified injuries during the struggle.