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Officers: Man rams Salt Lake City police car before fleeing

September 6, 2018

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a man driving a white SUV rammed a police car in Salt Lake City before fleeing to an apartment complex.

Citing Salt Lake Police Lt. Dave Cracroft, KSL-TV reports that the man identified by officers as a known gang member had struck the police car after 2 a.m. Thursday.

Cracroft says a police gang unit had been watching for the man at a home at the south end of the city where he and a woman got into the vehicle with stolen license plates, hit the police car and fled to his apartment.

Police say a woman was taken into custody at the apartment complex.

A SWAT team was called to the scene as authorities sought to execute a search warrant inside the apartment.


Information from: KSL-TV, http://www.ksl.com/

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