UPDATE: MONDAY 11/7/2022 12:35 P.M.
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — CSPD has identified the man who was arrested as 28-year-old Thomas Thomas, who ran away after police located a stolen vehicle in Colorado Springs on Saturday, Nov. 5.
ORIGINAL STORY: Suspect on the run with stolen truck & 2 passengers
SUNDAY 11/6/2022 11:14 A.M.
The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is searching for a stolen truck that drove away with two unidentified passengers Saturday night on Nov. 5.
At approximately 9:50 p.m., officers located an occupied vehicle that was a stolen silver Dodge Ram CO/626PIR. Police attempted a non-contact block while the truck was parked.
According to CSPD, one of the passengers ran while the driver reversed the truck hitting a marked police vehicle. The truck then drove forward directly into a second officer’s marked vehicle, pushing the patrol car approximately 15 feet, per CSPD. No officers or suspects were injured during the incident.
The suspect who ran was known to have warrants and was caught by police. The stolen truck fled at a high rate of speed with two unidentified occupants and was not located.