Shots fired at officer in North College Hill, police seek suspect

Vincent Phillips. Photo source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office
Vincent Phillips. Photo source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office

NORTH COLLEGE HILL, OH (FOX19) - Authorities are searching for a suspect who fired multiple shots at an officer in North College Hill.

Shots were fired around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday on Betts Avenue. Police say that the officer was not injured.

The suspect was last seen running toward Simpson Avenue. Officers have described the suspect as a heavy-set black male with no shirt on his body. Authorities say it appears he had a shirt on his head and was wearing dark-colored pants.

Authorities are currently setting up a perimeter in the area.

FOX19 is heading to the scene. We will continue to update the story as details become available.