Man sought for assaulting Fort Myers officer

Posted at 6:23 PM, Nov 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-08 18:25:46-05

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Police are looking for help locating a man they say assaulted an officer Tuesday.

According to Fort Myers Police, 26-year-old Trey Chenault was approached by an officer Tuesday morning regarding a felony battery charge investigation.  Chenault reportedly assaulted the officer and fled on foot.

Chenault is described as a white male, approximately 5' 11" tall, 150 pounds in weight and has black hair and blue eyes.

Police are asking anyone who may know Chenault's whereabouts to please call the Fort Myers Police Department at (239) 321-7700.  Or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).