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April 12, 2013
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Suspect in chase, patrol car ramming arrested near Carson High School

A man was arrested Friday after allegedly leading law enforcement on a chase that began in Carson City , ramming a deputy’s patrol vehicle and crashing his car before fleeing on foot Thursday night. The sheriff’s office began searching the field near Carson High School about 3:30 p.m. Friday, and the man was found in a school bus. He refused to come out, and a K9 was sent after him. The man struggled and was hospitalized for his bite wound, Undersheriff Steve Albertsen said. “He tried to fight the dog. He lost,” Albertsen said. The man’s identity is not yet …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 12, 2013 11:36PM Published Apr 12, 2013 09:02PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.