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, based on allegations filed in court docket.
The person finally arrested was recognized as Sheldon L. Roscoe, 24, of State Avenue. He was charged with fourth-degree prison 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-Sort on Schenectady Avenue, based on the allegations.
The motive force, recognized as Roscoe, then fled on foot, main officers on a prolonged foot chase, the place he was finally taken into custody, based on the allegations.
In the course of the chase, three officers jumped a sequence hyperlink fence to maintain up. Every suffered cuts to their palms that required remedy by paramedics, whereas two required additional remedy at Ellis Hospital, based on the allegations.
Roscoe was arraigned and later launched on $10,000 bond, officers mentioned.