Video showing a Cleveland police officer being struck by a hit-skip driver has been released, and a reward for information has been doubled in an effort to find the suspect.
The hit-skip happened around 4 a.m. Saturday july 6th at West 9th Street and Superior Avenue. The officer, who has not been identified, was on duty at the time.
EMS transported the officer to MetroHealth Medical Center. He suffered multiple injuries, including broken ribs. He was released from the hospital initially, but was readmitted.