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Man arrested after hit-and-run with police car

An Ottawa man was arrested after police said he sideswiped an unmarked squad car and fled.

Tyler B. Williams, 23, Ottawa, was arrested Wednesday on complaints of driving while license revoked, leaving the scene of a vehicle damage accident, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and several other traffic violations following the incident.

Police said Williams was traveling southbound on La Salle Street when he sideswiped Ottawa Police Detective Sgt. Michael J. Cheatham's unmarked squad car. Police reports state Williams then fled southbound on La Salle Street and was later stopped and arrested. Williams' vehicle had damage to the driver's side front end and Cheatham's vehicle had damage to the passenger side rear area and passenger side rear door. No injuries were reported.

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