EL CENTRO, Calif. – The male suspect who was struck by a vehicle while attempting to break free from an El Centro officer last night has been arrested.
Joel Cortez Obeso, 42, of El Centro, was in court awaiting a court hearing for an unrelated case when he was contacted by the Brawley Police Department. He will be booked for pending charges associated with the incident.
“We thank all those who assisted with this case and continued support for the El Centro Police Department and Officer Crankshaw,” El Centro Police officials said. “We also pray that Obeso recovers from any injuries he may have sustained during the incident.”For late-breaking news, follow 24/7 Headline News on our Los Angeles County Facebook group, Riverside County Facebook group, Coachella Valley News group, US News group, Victor Valley/Inland Empire Facebook group. If you like what we are doing and want regular updates on your facebook stream like our Facebook Fan Page. You may also follow 24/7 Headline News on Twitter and Instagram!
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