Leroi Bouche charged with attempted aggravated assault of a police officer in hit-and-run that sparked manhunt

The man accused of running over a police detective before going on the run for five days has been charged with attempted aggravated assault of

Police say tips from residents led them to

Police say tips from residents led them to Leroi Bouche. (Credit: News 12 Westchester)

MOUNT VERNON - The man accused of running over a police detective before going on the run for five days has been charged with attempted aggravated assault of a police officer.

Leroi Bouche, 27, was arrested in the Bronx Wednesday afternoon. Police say tips from residents led them to Bouche.

He was wanted for allegedly hitting a Yonkers detective assigned to the Westchester County DA's narcotics unit with his car when the detective was trying to interview him.

The detective was released from the hospital Wednesday.

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