Posted: Feb 1, 2013 10:55 AM by Patricia Collier
Colorado Springs, CO - Colorado Springs Police officers were dispatched to the 900 block of Yuma Street reference a disturbance on Thursday afternoon. When officer Sheldon Schnese tried to pull over the driver near Platte Avenue and Circle Drive, the driver tried to ram the officer's squad car before driving away. The suspect then bailed out of the truck and was able to climb on top of a building. The suspect, Mark Sticka, was taken into custody after he was tased and a short foot pursuit on top of the building. He will be charged with Attempted First Degree Assault on a Peace Officer, Vehicular Eluding, Motor Vehicle Theft, as well as several misdemeanors regarding the original disturbance call.