Man fires shots at officer, arrested in North College Hill
Vincent Phillips, 18
NORTH COLLEGE HILL, OH (FOX19) -
An 18-year-old has been charged with attempted aggravated
murder for allegedly firing shots at an officer at close range.
Vincent Phillips, 18, is being held on more than $1 million
bond for his involvement in a shooting Tuesday in North College Hill.
Officers received reports of
an illegal dice game around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Sterling
and Betts Avenue. Officers arriving on the scene say that numerous suspects
fled the scene. Authorities gave chase.
Officials say that Phillips
tuned toward an officer and fired several shots in his direction. The officer did
not return fire.
Authorities say that
Phillips was found hiding in a nearby bush. Police arrested him and found his
Officials say that several
of his alleged gambling partners were also apprehended. No one was injured in