Cosumnes college parking lot incident ends with police pursuit | Crime
SACRAMENTO, CA - A driver was taken into custody after allegedly trying to run down a college campus police officer.
The incident took place on the Cosumnes River College campus on Center Parkway in south Sacramento Thursday morning.
According to Los Rios Community College District police, the officer had stopped the driver for committing several traffic violations.
As the officer got out of his vehicle to approach the driver, the driver backed his vehicle into the patrol unit before turning toward the officer on foot, witnesses said.
The officer was not hit. The incident triggered a police pursuit. The chase came to an end five minutes later at Power Inn Road and Elise Avenue, police said, when another Los Rios officer pulled in front of the pursued vehicle, causing it to crash.
No one was hurt.
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