In Bankstown, a man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting three police officers.
Following an altercation in Sydney's south west, a man has been arrested and three police officers have been taken to hospital.
About an hour before noon on Monday, two senior constables were patrolling the Bankstown area and approached a man standing on Jacob Street Terrace.
After an altercation in Sydney's south west, a guy was arrested and three police officers were sent to the hospital.
A man was standing in the middle of Jacob Street Terrace when two senior police officers approached him just before noon on Monday.
Here's a dramatic altercation.
But police say he became physically hostile toward them after they told him to move off the road.
To restrain the individual who allegedly assaulted and kicked them before fleeing the scene on the train, the officers employed OC spray.
Paramedics treated the cops, who were 30 and 32 years old, on the site. In a stable condition, the cops were then transported to Bankstown Hospital for additional treatment.
While being held at Bankstown Police Station, a 43-year-old man allegedly assaulted a 32-year-old senior constable.
In addition to the female officer, a male officer has been brought to Bankstown Hospital for treatment.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing. Charges are expected to be filed.
Contact Crime Stoppers at 1800 333 000 or online if you have information about this event.