Police Officer Dragged by Car

A normal traffic stop turned ugly Saturday afternoon, when a police officer in Ogle County was dragged by a car.

The officer pulled a white Oldsmobile over near the intersection of Illinois Route 2 and Camlin Road and had just approached the car when the driver took off, dragging the officer along with him. The officer’s name and condition hasn't been released.

Police are looking for the driver who's described as a black male, about 6’3”, 203 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information, call Ogle County Sheriff's Police or Crimestoppers at 888-228-4488.


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