On Friday at approximately 7:20 AM the Quincy Police Department responded to 4th Street in Quincy in reference to a man attempting to run over a woman.
Once on scene police located the victim who advised the following:
The victim and the suspect were travelling in her vehicle through a residential area. The suspect became upset and began to accuse the victim of looking at a house in the area. The suspect began to yell at the victim and act as if he was about to strike her. The victim advised the suspect that if he hit her she would call the police.
The suspect, who has a child with the victim, then began to strike the victim repeatedly with his fists. The victim, who was driving, was able to stop the vehicle and jump into the back seat of the vehicle and then exit the vehicle fleeing on foot.
According to Asst. Chief Glenn Sapp, the suspect then took control of the vehicle and attempted to run the victim over with it. In the process the suspect struck a large trash can, another parked car and then ran into the residence at 612 4th Street.
The suspect then exited the vehicle, a Ford Expedition, and fled the area on foot before police could arrive.
The victim was not seriously injured.
Police have identified the suspect and obtained warrants for his arrest. The suspect has not been located at this time. He is wanted for: Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon, Domestic Battery, Violation of Probation, Driving While License Suspended or Revoked, Leaving the scene of an accident.
The suspect has been identified as Terrevio Ward, 34. He goes by the nickname of “Rip.” Ward is a habitual violent offender with a lengthy history and was recently released from Florida Prison on October 1, 2012 for a violent crime. Ward has several tear drop tattoos on the left cheek area of his face.
Quincy police ask anyone with information about Ward’s whereabouts or who may have witnessed this crime to contact the QPD Criminal Investigations Division at (850) 627-7111 or call Crime Stoppers at (850) 574-TIPS. You may be eligible for a reward if your information leads to an arrest.