2 Ohio officers injured when suspect uses "vehicle as a weapon"


High-speed chase ends with gunfire; suspect killed by police

BY William A. Weathers
Cincinnati Enquirer

BLUE ASH, Ohio — A man was shot and killed by Blue Ash police officers early Tuesday morning when police say he attempted to run over officers after a traffic pursuit that ended at Cooper Road and Reed Hartman Highway.

The man was identified as Charles Wayne Bennett, 37, whose last known address was in the 11100 block of Centennial Avenue in Blue Ash. Records indicate he had an extensive criminal history.

Blue Ash Capt. James Schaffer said officers had no choice but to fire at the man.

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