A police officer has been injured after he responded to an alleged motor vehicle incident in Sydney’s west today.
About 9am Friday 16 October 2015, police received reports a car had been stolen by a female at Silverwater.
It’s believed the vehicle crashed into a number of cars on Victoria Road, Rydalmere.
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Officers attached to Rosehill Local Area Command were called to Turner Street, Ermington where the car was found.
When approached by police, it’s alleged a 17-year-old girl refused to comply and struck a male officer with pieces of broken glass.
The Sergeant was taken to Westmead Hospital and received stitches to several cuts to his forearm. He has since been released.
A 17-year-old girl was arrested and taken to Parramatta Police Station where she is assisting police with their inquiries.