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Man who allegedly hit Cleveland officer with ATV arrested

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Posted at 5:27 PM, Aug 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-29 17:27:05-04

CLEVELAND — A man accused of hitting a Cleveland police officer with an ATV during a traffic stop earlier this month has been arrested.

The suspect, Jordan Butler, has been charged with felonious assault, according to Cleveland police.

The incident happened on Aug. 11 near the intersection of East 55th Street and St. Clair Avenue.

Authorities say Butler hit the officer with his ATV and then drove off.

View police body camera video of the incident below:

Butler was found after someone called in an anonymous tip, according to police.

Anyone who wants to report illegal dirt bike/ATV riding can call 216-623-5230.

VIDEO: Cleveland traffic supervisor pursues ATV driver after crash