DOVER - Investigators have released the names of two suspects accused of seriously injuring a Dover police officer with their car.
Prosecutors say Michael Medici and Colleen Mcdonough, both of Rockaway Township, have been arrested.
They say the incident started when the officer responded to a call of possible carbon monoxide poisoning. The officer approached the two suspects who were sitting in a car Saturday afternoon.
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Prosecutors say that’s when Medici drove over the curb, onto the sidewalk and then hit the officer with his car.
Officials say the officer’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.
They say Medici faces assault by auto and aggravated assault charges, while Mcdonough faces resisting arrest charges.