A 21-year-old man accused of being involved in an altercation with Brockport police officers is facing charges stemming from the incident as well as drug-related charges. Police took him into custody on Sept. 27.
The altercation transpired during the early morning hours of that day, when officers attempted to detain two individuals on suspicion of drug crimes, police reported. Allegedly, the 21-year-old man physically engaged with an officer, who ultimately suffered an ankle injury on account of the altercation, while the other individual fled the scene on foot. According to authorities, police are still searching for the individual who ran.