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Sunday, 16 February, 2003, 12:51 GMT
Policeman injured in football scuffle
Pride Park
The incident happened outside Pride Park
A police officer had his leg slashed during an incident outside Pride Park, in Derby, on Saturday.

The officer had become caught in a scuffle between fans after the game between Derby County and Sheffield Wednesday.

The constable is to undergo a minor operation in the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary on Sunday.

Derbyshire Police are carrying out an investigation into the incident, which followed a 2-2 draw between the rival teams.

The circumstances of the officer's injury are not yet known.


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