Tulsa Police looking for suspect who hit police car multiple times with baseball bat in North Tulsa

Posted at 4:21 AM, Jan 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-24 06:00:31-05

TULSA -- Police are investigating after someone hit a police car with a baseball bat Tuesday morning.

Police said the officer was heading to the jail with a suspect. The officer stopped at an intersection at 49th Street North and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard around 1:45 a.m.

Police said someone approached the car and struck it multiple times with a baseball bat before running away.

The officer did not chase the suspect because he had a prisoner in custody. Other officers searched the area and used the police helicopter, but did not find the suspect.

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