Police: Man on the run after attacking 2 officers

Police: We need to find man who assaulted government official

Credit: CMPD

Tony Johnson


by WCNC.com Staff


Posted on January 31, 2013 at 7:24 PM

Updated Sunday, Nov 3 at 8:34 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are looking for a man who attacked officers in northeast Charlotte Thursday night.

Police are looking Tony Clay Johnson, 29, after he attacked two officers on Milton Road late last night. Police said Johnson is armed and dangerous.

Johnson is wanted on outstanding warrants for possessing a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, resist, obstruct and delay and possession of stolen property.

The officers were not seriously hurt in the incident.

Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to Johnson's arrest.

Anyone who knows of Johnson’s whereabouts should contact Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.