M bail for man who allegedly hit CPD officer, drug them into squad car while fleeing traffic stop

$1M bail for man who allegedly hit CPD officer, drug them into squad car while fleeing traffic stop

CHICAGO — An Austin man has been charged with tried first-degree homicide and three different felonies after allegedly hitting a Chicago police officer whereas fleeing a visitors cease Thursday within the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

Timothy Hendricks, 32, tried to take off from the scene of the cease about 8 p.m. within the 1000 block of North Ridgeway, Cook dinner County prosecutors mentioned throughout a bail listening to Saturday.

After placing his automobile in drive and hitting a squad automobile, he hit an officer with the passenger door of the automobile, which had been opened by a passenger, dragging the officer right into a squad automobile, prosecutors mentioned.

One other officer slashed the tire of Hendricks’ automobile, inflicting Hendricks to run, prosecutors mentioned. He was arrested a couple of block away after he tried to cover in a close-by residence, in response to police.

Along with tried homicide, Hendricks faces three different felony costs: aggravated battery of a police officer, possessing lower than 15 grams of cocaine and resisting and obstructing a police officer, together with varied visitors citations.

A Cook dinner County decide set Hendricks’ bail at $1 million.

Hendricks has seven earlier felony convictions and 6 misdemeanor convictions, together with a misdemeanor assault of a police officer, prosecutors mentioned.

(Supply: Solar-Occasions Media Wire – Copyright Chicago Solar-Occasions 2021.)

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