A 41 year old male is facing charges of robbery with a firearm, obstruction of a police officer, several fail to comply with court orders and had warrants for his arrest after stealing a vehicle while brandishing a firearm.
This occurred at approximately 10:00 p.m. yesterday in the 1400 block of 8 St E. The victim was not injured.
Police later observed the stolen vehicle in the 1500 block of 8 St E and approached it. The male suspect fled on foot and a Conducted Energy Weapon was deployed. The suspect was taken into custody.
This incident was not random as the victim and suspect were familiar with each other.
The CEW deployment will be reviewed as per Policy