Police officer assaulted in Colerain Township

Colerain Township - (FOX 19)  Colerain Township police have a suspect in custody after a chase just after 9:30pm Saturday Night, that resulted in minor injuries to an officer.

Thirty-four year old Joshua Michael Coleman is charged with felonious assault on a police officer, resisting arrest, OVI and numerous other traffic offenses.

Police say Coleman kicked officer David Hubbard in the knee while that officer and several others tried to arrest him. Coleman was tased, but it did not have an effect.

The incident came after officers pursued Coleman after a hit-skip accident.

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