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Police say AR woman tried to hit officers during chase

Amanda Eberle Rash (Source: Pulaski County Sheriff's Office) Amanda Eberle Rash (Source: Pulaski County Sheriff's Office)
LITTLE ROCK, AR (KAIT/KATV) -

An Arkansas woman was arrested after police say she tried to hit officers with her vehicle during a chase Friday.

According to the Pulaski County Detention Center, Amanda Eberle Rash was booked at 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

The 48-year-old woman faces several charges including, driving while intoxicated, fleeing, aggravated assault, and possession of a controlled substance.

According to our affiliate KATV, officers tried to pull her over at around 10:40 p.m. Friday in Little Rock.

Rash kept driving and police tried to stop her with a spike strip, but that’s when she almost hit three officers.

They eventually arrested her and found meth inside the car.

No one was injured. 

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