A man is in custody tonight after attempting to flee San Mateo County Sheriff's deputies near downtown San Carlos late Friday afternoon.
According to a statement released by the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office, at about 5:00 p.m. Friday,
a known wanted parolee who previously fled from sheriff’s deputies in
San Carlos and officers from Atherton Police Department, and was known
to carry a firearm, was spotted in the area.
deputies working the Gang Task Force attempted to arrest the suspect,
he attempted to run over the deputies. The suspect fled the area
traveling through San Carlos in a vehicle.
Deputies say the
suspect then tried ramming several patrol vehicles following him. The
suspect’s vehicle was finally disabled, and he was removed from the
vehicle. The suspect is in custody, and all deputies are unharmed after
being medically evaluated at the scene.
The suspect will be booked on numerous charges including narcotics found on him at the scene.