Albuquerque police say suspect rammed police car

Updated: 03/06/2014 9:12 AM | Created: 03/06/2014 9:11 AM
By: The Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE (AP) - Albuquerque police say a woman sought on warrants for various crimes allegedly rammed a police car and then fled before officers were able to take her into custody.
Police say the marked police car was rammed in the parking of a fast-food restaurant after detectives spotted 26-year-old Ashley Marie Martinez Wednesday evening.
According to police, Martinez used her vehicle to ram the police car, drove off and then fled on foot into a residential area. Police say she gave up when told a police dog would be sent in after her.
Police say Martinez was sought for questioning in fraud cases involving elderly victims and also on warrants for burglary and other crimes.
She's now also being held on suspicion of battery on a police officer.
No officer was injured.

(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

KOB welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the rules of conduct set forth in our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use.

Join Our Email List

Form not appearing? Click Here.