Thug drags officer 100 feet along side of stolen car

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A 19-year-old facing charges after dragging an officer along side a stolen car.

19 Action News has learned Everett E Covington was driving a stolen vehicle when he pulled into a drive thru.

He was drinking when he pulled into the drive thru and police officers attempted to stop the vehicle.

Everett sped off, dragging the officer approximately 100 feet along side of the vehicle.

He has been charged with felonious assault on a Peace Officer and receiving stolen property.

The officer is expected to recover.

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