Officer Injured After Suspect Struck Him With Saw Blade
Police say an officer was injured after a short foot pursuit on Friday.
Police said that Sgt. C. Cartwright responded to a report of shots fired out of a possible domestic situation along West Broad Street at about 11:30 a.m.
Authorities said Donivin L. Cunningham fired shots at the vehicle driven by the mother of his children, Dayisha Jones, following an argument.
Cunningham then fled to a garage at 71 Eldon Ave.
Cunningham then allegedly attacked Cartwright with a large saw and struck him repeatedly with the blade in the head, face and arm.
Cunningham was taken into custody and charged with felonious assault and felonious assault to a peace officer.
He was taken to the Franklin County Jail.
The officer's condition has not been released.
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