Omaha Police officer escapes injury in attempted assault

Posted at 9:09 AM, Aug 31, 2017

While on patrol in the 1300 block of Park Avenue, an Omaha Police officer avoided injury during an attempted assault Wednesday night. 

According to a release, officers approached two females in a blue Jeep when the driver accelerated and swerved toward an officer, who had to push off the Jeep to avoid being run over. 

The Jeep has not yet been located and the women in the vehicle are both white females with brown hair. One is 110 pounds and the other is 220 pounds.