Police look for driver who crashed after chase

Photo provided by the Butler Township Police Department

BUTLER TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — Butler Township Police are looking for a driver who led officers on a chase before crashing.

Police investigate a crash resulting from a chase in Butler Twp (Photo: Rob Morgan)

Police say the hit and run happened around 11:15 p.m. Wednesday when the suspect’s a car hit another vehicle. The suspect sped off when police tried to put him over.

The Bulter Township Police Department are looking for 32-year-old Jonathan C. Hoffman and there is a warrant out for his arrest.

Photo provided by the Butler Township Police Department

The car crashed a short time later near the intersection of Stop Eight Road and N. Dixie Drive.

Police say the driver ran away.

There were two passengers inside the car. Both were taken to the hospital for treatment.

Police say neither of those people will face charges and anyone with information about this incident should call the Butler Township Police.

Butler Township Police Department is asking assistance from the public in helping to locate Hoffman and get him into custody. Anyone with information can contact the Butler Township Police Department at 937-890-2671 or to remain anonymous, please call Crime Stoppers at 222-STOP (7867) or through the Crime Stoppers website or app by going to Miami Valley Crime Stoppers website.

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