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Published November 04, 2013, 09:54 PM

Fargo man wanted after striking police officer with van

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A Fargo police officer is in the hospital tonight after a hit and run, and police are looking for your help to track down the man responsible.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A Fargo police officer is in the hospital tonight after a hit and run, and police are looking for your help to track down the man responsible.

Authorities say the officer was trying to question this man, 49-year-old Jack Michael Christensen of Fargo, about a couple of weekend assaults.

They got a tip that Christensen was at the Busy Bubbles on North University Driver just after 8.

When the officer approached the car, police say Christensen took off hitting the officer.

The officer was taken by ambulance to the hospital. Authorities aren't releasing if it was a male or female officer or anything about their condition.

Police say Christensen got away in a tan Chevy Venture Van with paper plates.

He's described as 6 feet tall, about 225 pounds, with grey hair and blue eyes.

If you have any information, you're asked to call police.

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