Wanted gang member and two others arrested after MPD officer is struck by car

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Three people have been arrested after a Memphis police officer was struck, including one gang member.

The incident happened Tuesday around 2:15 p.m. in the 2500 block of Nina Drive. The officer was struck and was left injured in the lower leg area. He was sent to the hospital in non-critical condition.

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20-year-old Courtney Malone and two others were arrested, and another suspect is still at large.

Malone was wanted in 'Operation: Dixie Homes Murda Squad.' A total of twenty-five people were indicted in the operation. They were charged with conspiring to sell and distribute heroin.

PHOTOS: 25 indicted in 'Operation: Dixie Homes Murda Squad'

The investigation centered around the distribution of cocaine, heroin, and fentanyl. Investigators seized approximately $200,000 in cash, 2.5 kilograms of heroin, 2 ounces of cocaine, approximately 1 ounce of marijuana, 5 firearms, and 11 vehicles.