Residents of Christiana in Manchester came to the rescue of a Police Corporal today who was attacked and chopped in the face by a man who’s believed to be of unsound mind.
The police corporal is attached to the Christiana Police.
Head of the Area Three Police, Assistant Commissioner Clifford Chambers, says the policeman was badly injured.
He says the police are conducting a blood drive to assist with the treatment of the Corporal.
Meanwhile, the senior officer says two other men are being treated following the incident. One of the men is the alleged attacker.
The injured Corporal reportedly shot his attacker in self-defence. The alleged attacker is being held in protective custody during treatment.
The other injured man is an 18-year-old.