Victoria police officer kicked in head during arrest

VicPD officers were responding to a domestic violence incident in Esquimalt

  • Oct. 29, 2013 6:00 a.m.

A Victoria Police officer was treated in hospital Saturday night after being kicked in the head.

The officer was escorting a violent suspect into a police van when the incident occurred in the 800-block of Esquimalt Rd. around 11 p.m.

Officers were at the location responding to a domestic incident.

A 40-year-old Esquimalt man was arrested for uttering threats, and other charges may be pending.