Officer struck by car in Frayser, gang member in police custody

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A gang member is in police custody after an officer was struck by a vehicle in Frayser Tuesday afternoon, police say.

Courtney Malone was one of the three suspects were take into custody.

He was an outstanding suspect in OCU’s Operation Dixie Homes Murda Squad.

The officer was struck in the 2500 block of Nina Drive.

He sustained injuries to his lower leg and is in non-critical condition.

The incident happened around 2:18 p.m.

Three suspects have been detained, and one is still at large.

This is an ongoing investigation.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.