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Officer injured breaking up fight on University Avenue

Published On: Jul 15 2013 08:02:06 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 15 2013 08:44:36 PM CDT

MADISON, Wis. -

 

A second officer then used an electronic control device to subdue the man, according to the report.

During the fight, the suspect's girlfriend grabbed the second officer's belt multiple times. They were both arrested after the incident. 

While the incident was happening the large surrounding crowd surged at the officers who were forced to use pepper spray to disperse the crowd.

Travis B. Heffel, 32 of Fitchburg, was arrested for battery to law enforcement officers and resisting. Amanda M. Havens, 22 of Madison, was arrested for attempting to disarm a peace officer, resisting and disorderly conduct. 

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