Being released for the first time is bodycam footage that captures a horrifying moment for a police officer who was attacked by a driver during a routine traffic stop. The incident happened in Denver, Colorado.
As shown in the video, the officer pulled over the man and approached the passenger side to see the driver holding a riffle. When the officer went around to the other side of the vehicle, the driver got own and attacked him.
The officer was able to fire two shots at the man, wounding him in the arm. He kept him at bay until backup arrived.
WATCH: Body cam footage shows terrifying moment when an armed driver attacks a police officer pic.twitter.com/F41hvnctae
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