ELLICOTT CITY, Md.(WUSA9) -- A 37-year-old man was charged with attempted murder among other charges after a vehicle pursuit in Md, police said.
Sean Brian Witt of the 9300 block of Duff Court had stopped his car in the middle of Normandy Drive at Mt. Etna Circle. When Police approached his vehicle, he refused to get out and started driving through traffic. When the vehicle pursuit ended, Witt rear-ended a police vehicle and then drove directly towards Police officers, police said.
Police did fire a gunshot but no injuries were reported, police said.
Three police vehicles were involved in the pursuit. Officials say Witt has been charged with first- and second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, DUI, drug charges and numerous traffic violations.