DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) – A Lebanon man was arrested after police say he tried to hit an officer with his car.
Jorge Luis Arzuaga-Ortiz is facing a number of charges, including aggravated assault on a police officer.
Police say Arzuaga-Ortiz was involved in a theft at the Kmart on Jonestown Road in Lower Paxton Township Friday evening.
When police arrived on scene, Arzuaga-Ortiz apparently jumped into a vehicle. He then drove toward an officer, hitting the officer’s vehicle, and almost hitting the officer, who was outside.
Police later caught up to Arzuaga-Ortiz and arrested him.
He was taken to jail, with bail set at $500,000.