HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – One particular person was taken into custody Thursday morning in Hollywood after photographs have been fired throughout a confrontation with a police officer, authorities confirmed.
Based on authorities, an officer was working downtown round 2:45 a.m. when he was concerned in a confrontation with the suspect within the 2000 block of Hollywood Boulevard.
“Sooner or later within the confrontation the officer felt threatened, and he did discharge his weapon and he did request help over the radio,” Officer Christian Lata mentioned.
Police mentioned the suspect then fled the scene in a automobile, which he finally crashed within the space of Harrison Road and South fifteenth Avenue.
I got here outdoors to go to work, speeding, and I mentioned I believe that’s my automotive,” mentioned Jessica Lengthy, whose automotive was struck in the course of the crash. “It’s sort of beautiful to see part of your life taken from you, but it surely’s only a automotive.”
The suspect was later discovered hiding within the yard of a close-by house, police mentioned.
He was taken to Memorial Regional Hospital to be handled for accidents he sustained from the crash.
Police mentioned nobody was injured on account of the capturing.
No different particulars in regards to the preliminary confrontation have been instantly launched.
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