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Montgomery County, Md., police officer injured responding to fight

WASHINGTON –A Montgomery County, Md., police officer was taken to the hospital Saturday after being seriously injured responding to a domestic fight.

The officer was attacked, police and fire officials told WTOP, at a home on Christopher Avenue near Montgomery Village Avenue in Gaithersburg.

Police say they have multiple suspects in custody and are investigating the incident. Another person involved in the fight was also transported to the hospital.

No further details were available as of early Sunday morning.

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