Man charged after injuring JPD officer, slamming police cruiser - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Man charged after injuring JPD officer, slamming police cruiser

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A JPD officer was taken to UMMC Saturday morning after authorities say an intoxicated driver slammed into the officer's police cruiser.

Officials say Officer Eugene Alvarez was assisting a stranded motorist on I-55/Elton Road, at the time of the accident. Alvarez sustained minor injuries and is in stable condition. 

We're told the drunk driver, 41-year-old Shane Acy, sustained minor injuries and was arrested.

He has been charged with DUI.

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