Man accused of injuring Cleves officer during arrest

Man accused of injuring Cleves officer during arrest
A Cleves officer was injured during an arrest Friday. (Source: Gray Television)

CLEVES, Ohio (FOX19) - A man is accused of injuring a Cleves officer and taking the officer’s taser during an arrest Friday.

Court documents say Michael D. Rhymer, 43, injured the officer while resisting arrest.

Rhymer reached into his pocket as he fled on his bike.

The chase ended in the back parking lot of the Three Rivers school.

According to court documents, Rhymer took a taser belonging to an officer.

He was arraigned Saturday on charges of aggravated robbery and obstructing official business, documents say.

It is unclear if Rhymer used the taser to injure the officer.

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