Waco, TX – Officer Injured In Accident On West Waco Dr
Waco, TX (August 20, 2019) – At approximately 3:45 p.m., the Waco Police Department responded to the scene of an incident at the Dillard’s located in the Richland Mall on West Waco Drive.
According to reports, a shoplifter, who was identified as Andre Boyd, was reported in the area and when officers responded to try to apprehend Boyd the suspect got inside his vehicle in an attempt to flee.
As Boyd drove away, his vehicle collided with five other vehicles in the parking lot and crushed an officer’s leg between two cars.
The officer, who was identified as Roy Luna, was transported to an area hospital and admitted for his injuries.
Andre Boyd was subsequently arrested for the theft as well as the aggravated assault against the officer.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Mr. Roy Luna and his family at this time.
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There are countless instances where officers are injured by individuals engaging in criminal activities. Unfortunately, these pedestrian accidents continue to cause injuries to countless individuals across our state each year.
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