A man has been taken into custody after authorities say a police officer was stabbed in the face.
Owensboro Police say they responded to a disturbance in the 700 Block of Walnut Street shortly after 4 p.m. Sunday.
We're told officers were trying to take 31-year-old Harold Sanders Jr. into custody for an outstanding warrant, when he pulled out a knife and stabbed one of the officers.
Officials say the officer suffered non-life-threatening injuries during the altercation.
Sanders is being charged with the attempted murder of a police officer along with other charges.