(COLORADO SPRINGS) — Officers from the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) arrested a suspect, identified as Samuel Rogers, after they tied to run from officers in the early morning of Monday, Feb. 13.
According to CSPD, around 3:50 a.m. on Monday, officers contacted suspicious vehicles in the 1500 block of Space Center Drive, east of North Powers Boulevard. Police said Rogers first tried to get away in a truck and then tried to run from officers.
Police said officers were able to take Rogers into custody, and said the suspect had a large amount of drugs on him and a handgun was also found in the suspect’s vehicle. According to police, Rogers had numerous warrants for his arrest.