Wanted man hits two policemen during police chase in Karak

Jordan

Published: 2019-04-16 13:27

Last Updated: 2019-04-16 15:13


Wanted man hits two policemen during police chase in Karak
Wanted man hits two policemen during police chase in Karak
Roya News Source

A man wanted on 11 charges, hit two police officers by a vehicle during a police chase on Monday evening, April 15, 2019, in Karak governorate, south of Jordan.

Security forces have rushed to the scene in an attempt to catch the man and during their attempts, they fired several gunshots at him, yet he had already fled the scene, a spokesman for the Public Security Directorate (PSD) said.

The spokesman added that the injured officers have been referred to a hospital near the area and later, a report was received to the PSD stating that the criminal was referred to another hospital in the area after being wounded by bullet.

An investigation into the incident was launched.