Arrests after 'attempted murder' of police officer

15 February 2018, 13:01

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Two arrests have been made in connection with the attempted murder of a police officer in Aylesbury.

He suffered head injuries after being hit by a car on Tuesday afternoon in Market Square.

He has now been discharged from hospital.

A 20-year-old man from High Wycombe was arrested in the early hours of today on suspicion of attempted murder.

A 27-year-old woman from High Wycombe was also arrested in the early hours of today on suspicion of assisting an offender.

Police are continuing to appeal to anyone who may have information about the incident to please contact them immediately by calling 101 and quoting reference number 747 (13/2).

They would also urge anyone with mobile phone or dashcam footage of the incident to contact police as soon as possible.