TENNESSEE - The 2015 Nashville Officer of the Year was attacked while attempting to make an arrest in East Nashville at a housing complex. Nashville police were called to Cayce Homes around 6 p.m. for reports of fighting and gunfire. We have posted the raw video of the incident below.
Officer Matthew Cammarn arrived at the scene and reportedly witnessed a man assaulting a woman. Police say a 22-year-old man “aggressively" walked up to the officer who tried to place the man under arrest. The crowd then began attacking officer Cammarn forcing him to retreat. This is the second time a Nashville officer has been violently attacked in less than 24 hours.