Authorities say man shot in head by U.S. marshal tried to drive over officers

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A man is in critical but stable condition after an officer-involved shooting in Cleveland on Friday morning.

Officers were serving a warrant in the area of East 160th Street and Miles Avenue. Around 9:30 a.m. members of the U.S. Marshal Fugitive Unit were serving a warrant to a suspect in connection with the homicide of Dominic Rutherford.

Rutherford was killed on Nov. 16 on Denison Avenue in Cleveland.

While investigators were attempting to serve the warrant to 22-year-old Mckale Hill, United States Marshal Pete Elliott said Hill tried to run one of the officers over with his car.

Shots were fired and Hill was struck in the head. He is in critical but stable condition at University Hospitals in Cleveland. Elliott said the suspect is accused of armed robberies in the area.

Hill was shot by a U.S. marshal.

Cleveland Police said a Force Investigation Team responded to the scene. No officers were injured in the incident.

This story is developing, we will update this story as more information becomes available.

Copyright 2017 WOIO. All rights reserved.