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Posted: Wednesday, June 1, 2016 10:06 am

The Wright County Sheriff’s Department reported that Randy Kuhn Jr., 24, Hartville, has been arrested and charged with First Degree Assault, First Degree Burglary and Armed Criminal Action.

He is currently being held at the Wright County jail on a no bond warrant.

The sheriff’s department reported that Kuhn allegedly broke into a residence Sunday morning, east of Hartville. He assaulted the female in the house with an object, which was believed to be a hammer.

The victim is reported in stable condition in a hospital.

Hartville Police Department officers and Highway Patrol troopers assisted.

On Wednesday, at approximately 1:30 a.m., Wright County Deputy McCleary was dispatched to Norwood for shots fired. While in Norwood, Deputy McCleary observed a vehicle which he believed might have been involved in the incident on S. Eagle Ave.

Deputy McCleary attempted to stop the vehicle and a pursuit began westbound on old Hwy. 60. The pursuit continued westbound onto Hwy. A at Macomb. The driver tried to turn around in a driveway and lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle spun around and the driver tried to leave and hit Deputy McCleary’s patrol car causing minor damage.

The Sheriff’s office indicated that McCleary took the driver, who was identified as Bradley Henry, Mansfield,  into custody. Henry was reported to have been charged with Second Degree Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer,  Resisting Arrest and will be summoned for several traffic violations. Bond was set at $50,000 cash.

Henry is incarcerated in the Wright County Jail.