Police seek driver who allegedly rammed officers, led units on pursuit

New Haven

Police are searching for a driver who allegedly rammed officers and led units on a pursuit on Wednesday.

According to officials, on Wednesday evening, East Haven police were informed by North Branford police to be on the lookout for a vehicle that led authorities on a pursuit.

Officers located the vehicle, which then allegedly rammed the units as they tried to box the driver in.

The vehicle has been described as a 2003 Pontiac Vibe with Connecticut plates reading 0AJTJ1. It was last seen heading westbound on Route 80.

One officer was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.


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