SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) - A Canton man accused of running down a Springfield Township Kohl's employee during a getaway is locked up.
Jon Daniel McCormick, 24, was arrested Monday, October 13.
Details of the arrest have not been released but McCormick is currently being held in the Stark County Jail.
Last Monday, a loss prevention officer was taken to the hospital after being struck by a car being driven by McCormick.
According to police, store loss prevention officers attempted to stop McCormick and his sister after they tried to steal clothing. McCormick assaulted the employees then ran to a car to flee the scene.
After they got in the car, McCormick drove into the direction of one of the loss prevention officers, striking him.
The officer was taken to Akron City Hospital, where he was treated and released.
McCormick is facing charges of aggravated robbery and felonious assault. His sister was not charged.