LANCASTER COUNTY, Pennsylvania – Lancaster County prosecutors say they are investigating an incident where an officer shot a driver during a police incident.
On Friday evening, officers from the Manheim Township Police Department were dispatched to Block 300 of Waterford Court in Lancaster Township for a reported stolen vehicle.
At the scene, officers found that the vehicle was being driven by Corry Brooks, 32. According to police, an officer fired multiple shots at Brooks after allegedly nearly hitting the officer twice and ramming a police car.
Brooks initially fled the crime scene in the vehicle, but it crashed a short time later and continued to flee on foot. It is not known whether Brooks was injured or not.
At the time of the incident, Brooks was being wanted with multiple arrest warrants, including strangulation. Now he has to answer for grievous bodily harm against a police officer.
Anyone with information on Brooks’s whereabouts is asked to call Manheim Township Police at 717-569-6401.