Updated: 03/26/2014 3:46 PM
Created: 03/26/2014 3:45 PM WNYT.com
By: WNYT Staff
COXSACKIE - Police say a Hudson man ran over a police officer’s foot with his car as he tried to escape capture on Tuesday.
Austin Suarez, 18, was wanted on a bench warrant related to drug charges. Police say he ran over the officer’s foot after he began approaching.
Suarez was later found hiding in a Coxsackie home.
He was arrested after a brief foot chase and sent to Greene County Jail in lieu of bail.
Police say he may face additional charges in Hudson.