MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) -— A West Palm Beach man is accused of ramming a police cruiser with a stolen vehicle and attacking a police dog as he attempted to flee.
The Palm Beach Post reports Danlee Russell, 18, was arrested Sept. 19 on multiple charges, including grand theft auto and aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer.READ MORE: New Daily Virus Cases In Florida Lowest Since July
He remains in jail with a $100,000 bond.
An arrest report says an officer noticed that a stolen black Dodge Charger was stopped in the road. When the driver spotted the officer, he sped away.READ MORE: Spacex's 1st Tourists Homeward Bound After 3 Days In Orbit
The officer pursued for several blocks before Russell crashed into the patrol car.
Russell ran but a K-9 found him in a canal. The arrest report says he pulled the dog into the water and attacked it.
A lawyer for Russell isn’t listed on jail records.MORE NEWS: Report: Miami-Dade School District Misused $6M For Driver’s Ed Programs
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