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Voorhes Police Seek Fugitive Wanted for Aggravated Assault of an Officer

By kcora on
Voorhees Township

The Voorhees Police Department need the public's help in locating fugitive, Geoffrey Petit.

Petit is wanted for assaulting a Voorhees officer with his vehicle on January 31, 2016.

On the day of the incident, police attempted to arrest Petit at the parking lot of his residence, 119-3 Echelon Road, but he managed to escape in a Avis rental, described as a gray Ford Focus with Maryland plates 3BY9217. The officer however, was unharmed.

Petit has $100,000 worth of warrants out of Voorhees Township and $300,000 worth of warrants out of Moorestown.

According to police, the Voorhees warrants are for a January 14 incident, where he fled during a burglary investigation.

Petit's warrants issued by the Moorestown Police Department are for charges stemming from other burglaries in the area.

If you see Petit, the vehicle described, or know of his whereabouts, please contact the Voorhees Police Department at 856-428-5400 or via 9-1-1 in an emergency.

Police ask that you not approach Petit, he should be considered dangerous.