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Man throws punches at police officer

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LAWTON, Okla._ A man landed behind bars after throwing punches at police who were trying to make an arrest for illegal drug possession.

Derrell Collins first elbowed an officer and then swung at the officer with a closed fist. This incident happened Friday night at the Greens West Apartment Complex.

Collins became combative with officers once drugs were found on his person. Collins did manage to escape from police and run. Police finally caught up with the man and took him into custody.

The officer only suffered minor injuries. Collins remains in the Lawton City Jail.

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