Man arrested after allegedly trying to assault officer
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (WSVN) -- Police have arrested a man who, they allege, tried to run over a police officer, Thursday morning.
The man was taken into custody by a Miami-Dade Police officer, just after 12 p.m., outside a house off Northwest 22nd Avenue and 151st Street.
According to police, this man was spotted near a burglary in Miami Lakes and police approached him. After he tried to attack an officer, he fled in a white CTS Cadillac. Following a high-speed chase, he bailed out near the home. He tried the house's front door, but it was locked.
During the high-speed chase, they temporarily lost the car but later picked it back up.
Opa-Locka Police also assisted in the chase.
Police have identified the suspect as Martrell Shellman. He faces several charges, including eluding police and burglary.
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