Amherst police attempted to arrest Earl Stanley St. Croix, 36, July 5 in the parking lot of a local business.
Police say the man then - in an attempt to evade arrest - drove into a police vehicle and narrowly missed hitting an officer.
The car collided a second time with the cruiser before leaving the parking lot and heading towards Highway 104, the police report says.
Police are looking to charge the 36 year-old with flight from police, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of an accident and assault with a weapon.
Anyone with information about St. Croix or the incident are asked to contact the Amherst Police at 902-667-7227 or their local police department.