Jefferson City Police are asking for help locating a suspect who injured an officer while attempting to take him into custody in the 900 block of Fairgrounds Road around 9:40 last night. [Thursday]
Police report officers conducted a traffic stop, and investigation revealed 25 year old Bryce Efford had a revoked license and did not have the privilege to operate a vehicle.
When officers attempted to arrest him, he resisted and one officer sustained an injury to her arm that will require follow up medical evaluation. A second officer attempted to tase Efford before he was able to flee into the woods nearby.
A handgun was found in his car.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Jefferson City Police Department.