A 15-year-old male was arrested early Thursday morning for assaulting a police officer with a metal pipe.
Chickasha Police Sgt. Jeremy Alexander said the juvenile swung a steel pipe at him after he located the child and questioned him about tearing down an awning in the 800 block of N. 10th street, according to Lt. G.G. Music.
Alexander said the suspect told him the woman residing at the residence made him angry, which is why he tore down the awning Music said.
After attempting to strike Alexander with the pipe, the suspect fled on foot. Alexander was able to detain the juvenile and arrest him for assault on a police officer.