Dashcam video captures suspect drag two Tennessee police officers, run one over

Roy Nicholson pulled over in suburban Nashville on traffic violation; Franklin police later saw gun, smelled marijuana
FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- Dramatic dashcam video from suburban Nashville shows a suspect running over a police officer.

It happened after Franklin, Tennessee police pulled over 26-year-old Roy Nicholson on a traffic violation, CNN reported.

They asked him to step out of his vehicle after seeing a gun inside and smelling marijuana.

Nicholson complied, but then broke away from an officer and managed to get back into his car.

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He then dragged two officers down the interstate, running over one of them in the process.

Witnesses followed Nicholson and reported his location to police.

He was arrested outside a nearby Walmart a short time later and is now facing assault charges.

Nicholson is out of jail on a $40,000 bond, and more charges might be filed against him.

One of the officers was treated at a hospital, and the other only had superficial injuries.