Knox County Sheriff’s Office looking for suspect who rammed deputy’s car, left woman injured in vehicle

Knox County

Nicholas Hamilton

KNOX COUNTY, Ohio (WCMH) — The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect it said rammed a deputy’s cruiser during a pursuit late Sunday night.

According to the sheriff’s office, Nicholas M. Hamilton, 23, was involved in a pursuit with a sheriff’s office vehicle before crashing on Lower Gambier Road.

Hamilton fled the scene on foot, leaving an injured woman in the car.

Hamilton, from Mount Vernon, has a prior felony warrant and will be charged in Sunday’s incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Knox County dispatch center at 740-397-3333 Ext. 1.

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