Newark man faces charges after attempting to disarm police officer

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NEW JERSEY -

A Newark man has been arrested for attempting to disarm a police officer.

Officers from the 5th Precinct in Newark responded to a domestic violence call at Hedden Terrace Residence Saturday evening.

Police say that is when 29-year-old Adam Baines resisted arrest and then tried to grab the service weapon from an officer's holster.

One officer was injured during the incident.

Baines now facing several charges.

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