Humboldts police chief escaped injury after someone attempted to run him over Wednesday, according to a report from the Allen County Sheriffs Department. Clinton David Johns, 37, Humboldt, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault, Sheriff Bryan Murphy said in a press release. Assistant Allen County Attorney Jacqie Spradling later decided to amend the charges to aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer with a deadly weapon.
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