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Two Pismo Beach Police Officers Suffer Knife Wounds While Arresting Man

Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 1:43pm


Two Pismo Beach police officers are recovering from knife wounds they suffered while trying to arrest a man at a shopping center.

The officers were responding to a trespassing call at the Pismo Coast Shopping Center, on the 500 block of Five Cities Drive at around 1 p.m. yesterday.

Police say as Arthur Groneman was being taken into custody, he pulled out a knife, and the two officers received cuts on their hands.

The 36 year old man was also treated for some superficial wounds.


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