Shots fired after police pursuit in Cheviot; North Bend Road clo - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Two bystanders struck after Cheviot police chase

Stephen Davenport (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Stephen Davenport (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

Two people were struck after a chase and crash Wednesday afternoon in Cheviot.

Hamilton County sheriffs deputies tried pulling over a white Toyota on Interstate 74 as part of a heroin investigation.

The suspect, Stephen Davenport, 23, refused to stop, and eventually crashed at Harrison Avenue and North Bend Road. At least one Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputy cruiser suffered damage from the crash.

One shot was fired during the incident, but its unclear who fired the shot.

Officers say the suspects tossed some heroin out of their car window.

Davenport is charged with trafficking drugs, possession of drugs, weapon under disability, fleeing and eluding and tampering with evidence.

Two people suffered minor injuries while they were walking on the sidewalk and were struck during the crash.

Copyright 2012 WXIX. All rights reserved.


News Headlines

SLIDESHOW: Cincinnati's Most Wanted

Take a look at an updated list of the Cincinnati CrimeStoppers Most Wanted - See photos. More>>

Powered by Frankly