Woman accused of assaulting officer during traffic stop

A Bay Shore woman allegedly assaulted two police officers during a traffic stop in Westbury Sunday night, according to authorities. The officers pulled over Arlene

Police say they tried to pull over Arlene Tucker Bryant, 21, on Fulton Street in Westbury last night.

Police say they tried to pull over Arlene Tucker Bryant, 21, on Fulton Street in Westbury last night. (6/6/16)

WESTBURY - A Bay Shore woman allegedly assaulted two police officers during a traffic stop in Westbury Sunday night, according to authorities.

The officers pulled over Arlene Tucker-Bryant, 21, on Fulton Street around 9:30 p.m., but she allegedly closed a window on one officer's arm and drove in reverse, forcing the other to jump out of the way.

Police arrested Tucker-Bryant on Merrick Avenue.

Both officers were taken to the hospital for treatment.

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