Man charged with assault in ramming of St. Louis police car
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A Bellefontaine Neighbors man was charged after St. Louis police said he intentionally rammed into a squad car.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported 48-year-old Kevin Labriado was charged Sunday with two counts of second-degree assault on a law enforcement officer and child endangerment. According to court records, police were patrolling the Baden neighborhood Friday night when a squad vehicle with two officers was deliberately struck from behind multiple times.
Police said Labriado tried to drive off but struck a fire hydrant and was arrested. Authorities said several others were in his vehicle, including his 5-year-old daughter.
The police officers and the occupants of the suspect's vehicle were treated for minor injuries at a local hospital.
Labriado was being held in lieu of $20,000 bail. It was not immediately clear if he has an attorney.
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