OFFICER HIT BY CAR
A police officer was hit by a car in Three Kings on Saturday. Police were appealing for sightings of Kyle Scott Tweedie, 44, who allegedly drove into the officer just before 11am. Senior sergeant Glenn Baldwin said Tweedie was being pursued by the officer for a driving offence. Tweedie then got caught in traffic around the Mt Albert Rd and Mt Eden Rd intersection when the officer got out of the car to arrest him. She was hit by his car, rolled across the bonnet and fell to the ground. Baldwin said the officer was treated for minor injuries and was back at work. Tweedie’s blue Subaru was found abandoned on Fifth Ave in Mt Albert onMonday. Anyone who witnessed the incident or who knows of Tweedie’s whereabouts is urged to call 302 6557 or to contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.