Suspect charged for running over police officer

HOMEWOOD, AL (WBRC) - Homewood police have charged a suspect for allegedly running over a Samford University police officer.
Dexter McIntosh is charged with attempted murder and theft of property.

Authorities say McIntosh and another suspect, whose name has not been released, were shoplifting in the campus book store when campus security was called.

The suspects allegedly fled the scene and hit the officer, injuring him slightly.