Female officer attacked on the job, suspect on the run

vlcsnap-2013-12-09-11h09m59s131A female Police Constable is tonight recovering after she was attacked on the job. The woman, along with a Human Development Officer, responded to a domestic violence report at a home in the Trial Farm village. When the suspect Oscar Hernandez, was approached, he managed to grab hold of a machete and inflicted two cut wounds to the left side of the officer’s head. Hernandez is now on the run. He is wanted for one count of attempted murder. Anyone having information on the whereabouts of Hernandez is asked to contact the nearest Police Station. The officer is being treated at the Northern Regional Hospital, where she is listed in a stable condition.

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