Manhunt underway in Chilton Co. city of Jemison

JEMISON, AL (WSFA) - Authorities in Chilton County are searching for a man accused of assaulting a Jemison police officer. The incident happened late Sunday evening.

The suspect, Michael Haney, ran into the woods off County Road 213 in Jemison after the alleged assault.

Units from the Chilton County Sheriff's Office, the Jemison Police Department, Alabama State Troopers and air support are coming the area where Haney disappeared.

No additional information is immediately known.

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