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Officers Hurt During Arrest In Fresno

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FRESNO, Calif. (KMPH) -

Two police officers were hurt Wednesday night during an arrest in Fresno.

The officers stopped a man riding a bike near Maple and Olive after he made an unsafe turn in front of the patrol car.

The officers say they asked the man who he was but he gave false information.

They eventually discovered the man is really Dwayne Baker, wanted for drugs and weapons charges.

They say he resisted arrest and elbowed one officer in the jaw and the other hurt his hands while trying to arrest him.

Baker was eventually taken into custody and charges of resisting arrest will be added.

The officers will be okay.

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