Des Moines Officer Bitten During Monday Arrest

DES MOINES, Iowa  --  A Des Moines police officer was injured while making an arrest on Monday evening.

The officer was called to a domestic dispute just after 6 p.m. along Evergreen Avenue. Police say the male suspect bit the officer when the officer tried to take him into custody.

The officer was taken to the hospital to be checked out.

Police have not yet released the suspect's name.