Man on the run after violent attack on ex-girlfriend

Man on the run after violent attack on ex-girlfriend

(WOIO) - The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for information which would lead to the capture of fugitive Jovan Varner.

Varner is wanted by the U.S. Marshals and the Cuyahoga Co Sheriff's Office for carrying a concealed weapon.  Varner is also wanted by the Euclid Police Department for burglary.  It is alleged that in April of this year, Varner forcefully opened the door to his ex-girlfriend's apartment and began to trash the residence.  Varner then attacked the victim punching and kicking her.  After the attack, Varner fled the scene.

Varner is a 27-year-old black man standing approximately 5'07" and weighing 166 pounds.  He has black hair and brown eyes.  Varner is believed to be hiding somewhere in the greater Cleveland area.  He has a previous address near the 24400 block of Lake Shore Blvd. in Cleveland.

If you have any information in reference to Jovan Varner, 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.

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