K-9 Bites Sacto Boy Who Hit Officer In Face

Sacramento Police Respond To Report Of Prowlers

 A police manhunt locked down a Sacramento neighborhood near Mack and Franklin roads Wednesday after a 12-year-old boy assaulted an officer and then ran away.

Sacramento police said the boy hit the officer in the face with some kind of foreign object during an attempted arrest.

A police dog later caught up with the boy and bit him, police said.

Detectives said the officer was responding to a tip about possible prowlers in the neighborhood.

Two teens were arrested at the scene.

It is not known how serious the bite injury is to the child.

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