‘Suspect tried to run over an officer’ Search underway for Sycamore Twp burglary suspects

Search underway for Sycamore Twp burglary suspects

SYCAMORE TWP. (FOX19) - A search is underway for two burglary suspects who fled authorities in Sycamore Township early Wednesday, including one who tried to hit an officer with a vehicle, according to the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office and police radio traffic.

It started about 2:30 a.m. at Fast Track It on School Road, dispatchers said.

One suspect fled in a silver van while the other ran off, deputies said in a news release.

Initial reports from the scene indicate the suspect who left in the van tried to strike an officer with the vehicle.

No injuries were reported, according to the sheriff’s office.

The suspect in the van fled onto westbound Interstate 275, where authorities said they lost him.

Both suspects, who are males, are accused of fleeing with several tools, deputies said.

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