MPD officer injured in crash

MPD officer injured in crash
(Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A Memphis police officer was taken to the hospital after investigators said someone rammed into his vehicle.

The crash happened while the officer was heading to a raid at Winchester Road and Mendenhall Road.

Officers said a 21-year-old man, later identified as Orestes Carmicle, was detained after the collision.

Carmicle is charged with aggravated assault and reckless driving.

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