Police: Person hurt himself while officers served warrant in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police said a person intentionally hurt himself Friday while officers were trying trying to serve him with a felony warrant.

Police were serving the warrant in the 300 block of 20th St. They said the subject drew a knife, which caused police to use a rubber bullet, with non-life threatening force.

Authorities said the rubber bullet did not work and the suspect inflicted a serious wound upon himself.

Medics took him to the hospital.

Police have cleared the scene, the fire department is still on location. 


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