By CBS13 Staff

CHICO (CBS13) – An officer suffered a fractured leg during a struggle with a suspect at a party in Chico Saturday night, police said.

The Chico Police Department said two officers arrived at La Vista Verde Apartments at around 11 p.m. and were met by a large crowd.

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Officers attempted to detain Tony Alvarado Tafoya, 21, in the parking lot, but the suspect, who was armed, resisted and ran away. Chico police said Alvarado Tafoya engaged in a struggle with an officer, to which the officer suffered the fracture and a dislocated ankle.

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Alvarado Tafoya then ran into an apartment unit and jumped out of a second-story window in an attempt to escape, police said. He suffered a fractured foot in the fall and officers arrested him without incident.

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Alvarado Tafoya was taken to the hospital for treatment before being booked into jail.