Antonio Armstrong leads cops on chase in Cleveland area - WFXG FOX 54 - News Now

WANTED: Fugitive wanted for police chase after prostitution sting

Antonio Armstrong Antonio Armstrong
CLEVELAND (Toledo News Now) -

Antonio Armstrong is wanted by the U.S. Marshals and the Willoughby Police Department for charges of allegedly assaulting a police officer.

The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for information leading to Armstrong.

Armstrong is a 27-year-old black man, approximately 6'00'' and weighs 200 pounds.  He has black hair and brown eyes.  Armstrong is believed to be hiding in the Collinwood area of Cleveland.

Authorities say on January 7, a Willoughby police officer attempted to stop Armstrong, who had allegedly gone to a Willoughby motel to meet a prostitute.  Armstrong fled from police, nearly hitting an officer and intentionally ramming a police car. 

During the chase, he began driving the wrong way on I-90 and again struck a police car.  Armstrong crashed on E. 185th Street in Cleveland and fled on foot.  Armstrong was already wanted for a probation violation stemming from a kidnapping and previous police chase.

If you have any information in reference to Antonio Armstrong, please contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or Text keyword WANTED and tip to 847411 (tip411). Tipsters can remain anonymous and reward money is available.

Copyright 2013 Toledo News Now. All rights reserved.

 

 

  • WANTED: Fugitive wanted for police chase after prostitution stingMore>>

  • Crime Watch

    Crime Watch

    Toledo's best online coverage of local crime investigations and missing persons cases.More >>
    Toledo's best online coverage of local crime investigations and missing persons cases. More >>
  • NEWSMore>>

  • Facebook to release Russia ads, beef up election 'integrity'

    Facebook to release Russia ads, beef up election 'integrity'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:55:51 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:38:25 GMT

    Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.

    More >>

    Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.

    More >>
  • Search for Mexico quake survivors enters day 4, some success

    Search for Mexico quake survivors enters day 4, some success

    Friday, September 22 2017 1:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:15:33 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:37 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:37:25 GMT

    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.

    More >>

    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.

    More >>
  • Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity after Maria

    Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity after Maria

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:06 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:06:51 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:36 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:36:58 GMT

    They eye of Hurricane Maria is nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico tries to recover from the storm's devastation.

    More >>

    They eye of Hurricane Maria is nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico tries to recover from the storm's devastation.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly