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Authorities Searching For Chase Suspect

Authorities are looking for a man who allegedly rammed a cruiser and injured a Johnson County Sheriff's deputy.

Deputies say they were chasing Jeffrey Laudermilt II when he struck Deputy Josh Coles' cruiser.

Laudermilt's truck was later found in Hager Hill, but there was no sign of Laudermilt.

Deputy Cole was taken to a hospital where he was treated and released.

Laundermilt is now wanted on a number of charges.

If you have any information, you should call the Johnson County Sheriff's Department.


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