Police are searching for suspects after they allegedly tried to run over Police Officer

Hazard Police say a person driving an SUV allegedly tried to run over a Hazard Police Officer on Morton Boulevard near the Hazard ARH.

Officials at the scene say the officer then shot out the tire of that SUV.

No injuries have been reported.

Kentucky State Police say at least one person has been detained but the search continues for others that could be involved.

Officials are not releasing any more information right now and we are told State Police will be handling the case.

We will bring you more information as we get it.


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