Man charged with assault on a Platte County sheriff’s deputy

A Leavenworth man is charged with aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer after he allegedly tried to run over a Platte County Sheriff’s deputy during a pursuit Friday afternoon that began in Leavenworth and ended in Farley.

The deputy fired shots at the suspect near Main and West streets in Farley.

Bryan K. Quinley is also charged with resisting arrest and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. He is in the Platte County Jail. Bond is set at $200,000.