SCHENECTADY – Three Schenectady law enforcement officials suffered cuts scaling a sequence hyperlink fence throughout a foot chase final Friday, authorities mentioned.
The chase started over a automobile reported stolen, in line with allegations filed in court docket.
The person ultimately arrested was recognized as Sheldon L. Roscoe, 24, of State Avenue. He was charged with fourth-degree legal possession of stolen property, a felony, associated to the automobile, in addition to three counts of second-degree assault, felonies, associated to the accidents to the officers, data present.
The incident started simply earlier than 5 p.m. final Friday when officers tried to cease the automobile, a stolen 2006 Jaguar X-Kind on Schenectady Avenue, in line with the allegations.
The motive force, recognized as Roscoe, then fled on foot, main officers on a prolonged foot chase, the place he was ultimately taken into custody, in line with the allegations.
Through the chase, three officers jumped a sequence hyperlink fence to maintain up. Every suffered cuts to their fingers that required remedy by paramedics, whereas two required additional remedy at Ellis Hospital, in line with the allegations.
Roscoe was arraigned and later launched on $10,000 bond, officers mentioned.
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