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Man runs at deputy’s car with rock
June 21, 2018
NEEDLES, Calif – On Tuesday, June 19 at about 3:25 p.m. a San Bernardino County - Colorado River station Sheriff's Deputy was driving east on W. Broadway Street near E. Street in Needles responding to a radio call. The suspect, Dane Perry (age 32 of Needles), ran into the roadway with a rock in his hand and was about the throw it at the Sheriff’s vehicle.
The deputy stopped and at this time Dane Perry turned and ran away.
The deputy gave chase and was able to catch up to Perry on W. Broadway Street and F. Street. Perry resisted arrest but was eventually taken into custody. Perry was arrested for obstructing and resisting an executive officer. He was booked into the High Desert Detention Center. Perry was found to be on supervised release per AB 109 and a no-bail hold was placed on him.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy Tyler Bengard at the Colorado River station at (760)326-9200.
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