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Police: Manhunt underway for dangerous driver who tried to run over officers

After fleeing the scene, the suspect crashed the vehicle near Monroe Street and Terhune Alley then fled the scene. (FOX19 NOW) After fleeing the scene, the suspect crashed the vehicle near Monroe Street and Terhune Alley then fled the scene. (FOX19 NOW)
Darris Devaughn (Cincinnati Police Department) Darris Devaughn (Cincinnati Police Department)
WALNUT HILLS (FOX19) -

A manhunt is underway for a driver who tried to run over officers during an investigation Wednesday, according to Cincinnati Police.

The incident happened as District Four Violent Crimes Squad was conducting an investigation in Walnut Hills on Hemlock Street around 3:30 p.m.

The suspect fled and attempted to run over the officers. 

Police believe the suspect is Darris Devaughn. After fleeing the scene, police say Devaughn crashed the vehicle near Monroe Street and Terhune Alley then fled the scene.

"The driver does have a criminal history and the public should consider this person a danger to others," said Lt. Steve Saunders. 

Officers conducted a K9 search in the area but did not find Devon.

Devaughn is wanted on four counts of felonious assault.

Police said he frequents the Walnut Hills area.

He's described as 5'11, 165 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 and report his location or the direction he's heading.

Police said no officers were injured.

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