Wilmington, NC - The dramatic end to a police chase caught on dashcam: the pit maneuver stops Johnnie Williams' car. Then, Wilmington police officer, Stafford Brister, lifts a police K-9 into Williams car.

A grand jury, made up of 15 people, watched this video several times before deciding to clear the officer of any criminal wrongdoing.

District Attorney Ben David said he wanted a grand jury to decide if officer Brister should be charged with assault inflicting serious injury.

"I believed it was a close enough legal question that the community should decide whether the use of force was resasonable, and I would not rule as a matter of law that it was."

David says Williams tried to run over three officers during the chase.

Today, the grand jury indicted Williams on charges of being a habitual felon, assault with a deadly weapon, and other traffic violations.

WECT talked with Williams after the incident. He admitted to making mistakes, but told us he didn't deserve to have the dog unleashed on him.

"I didn't have the opportunity to raise my hand all the way until the dog got into the car and bite me. It held on to me. It was at least about 30 or 40 seconds before the guy came and got him off my shoulder."

Even though the officer was cleared of criminal charges, Chief Ralph Evangelous says there is still an internal investigation underway.

"Sometimes the job we do is not very pretty. It's just a fact. There are sometimes badguys out there who are violent. The K-9 incident is still pending, and administratively, there is an administrative investigation going on as we speak."

As far as criminal charges, David says the case is closed.

"That use of force can be called into question by reasonable people looking at it, and I will let the people watching at home, tonight, who I am sure are going to watch this tape multiple times decide for themselves whether they believe force was reasonably neccessary."

Check out some ofour mostread stories from 2013:

#shortyellows: Florida quietly shortened yellow lights

Terrorism Warning:Memo says terrorists practicing dry-runs on Florida flights

Kittens shot:Officer shoots kittens in front of children

Courtroom apology:Woman apologizes for flipping off judge

Weird ice: Strange, giant circles appear on frozen pond

Controversial Club:College student organizes "White Student Union"

CFO Trouble:School administrative chief in trouble over her porn sex blog

Warning Shot Wife:Mother gets 20 years for firing warning shots at abusive husband

Science Arrest: Teen girl arrested over science project explosion

Wait, WHAT??Dog shoots man in the leg with a handgun

Popular photo galleries:

Faces of Meth:Devastating before and after photos of meth abusers

Trayvon Martin Shooting:Trayvon Martin crime scene photos and George Zimmerman injury photos

Hooters Winners:Winners of the 2013 Hooters swimsuit pageant

Rejected:Funny Florida license plates rejected by the DMV ***warning graphic***

Deadly sinkhole:Home collapses, man dies in giant sinkhole

Popular Databases:

Florida Sex Offenders:Look up sex offenders in any Florida neighborhood here

Restaurant Inspections:Look up inspection reports for any Florida restaurant here