A manhunt is underway in Columbus, IN, after gunfire erupted at the conclusion of a high-speed pursuit. Police officer, Joshua McCrary, was shot by the suspect and is expected to make a full recovery.
The suspect, who is at large, is described as a white male in his late 30s who stands about 6 feet tall and approx 190 pounds with red/brown hair. He was wearing a black shirt, jeans and a ball cap.
McCrary is a 9-year veteran with the Columbus Police Department, according to State police.
Sgt. Stephen Wheeles @ISPVersailles
The injured Columbus Police Officer has been identified as Ofc. Josh McCrary, a nine year veteran of CPD.
8:14 AM – Sep 30, 2017
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The injured Columbus Police Officer has been identified as Ofc. Josh McCrary, a nine year veteran of CPD. pic.twitter.com/yQQwMNSUKe
— Sgt. Stephen Wheeles (@ISPVersailles) September 30, 2017
The incident occurred on SR 11 near Garden City in Columbus, Indiana..
The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. If you see him contact 911 immediately.