Police says that a Staunton man tried to run over a police officer yesterday. Forty-nine-year-old David Harrell of Staunton was pulled over by a Harrisonburg police officer, when he attempted to drive off.
He then got caught in traffic and the officer was able to block him in. The officer got out of his car and that's when he allegedly tried to run him over.
Harrell is charged with driving under the influence, driving on a suspended license, and attempted malicious wounding.