Hit-and-run suspect who allegedly stole unmarked cop car arrested
DENVER — A male suspect who allegedly stole an unmarked police car after a chase was arrested Wednesday, the Denver Police Department said.
Ravi Anthony Guerrero, 39, was taken into custody for investigation of motor vehicle aggravated theft, second-degree assault and menacing with a deadly weapon.
The incident took place Aug. 28 when the suspect in a hit-and-run fled the scene and escaped in a stolen unmarked gold Chrysler 3000 police car.
The police car had police equipment and a shotgun inside. The suspect initially was reported as armed. The unmarked vehicle and the shotgun were recovered in the 4600 block of West Sixth Avenue about 6:30 p.m.
Police said Guerrero was wanted on several charges.
Police said a women involved in the initial hit-and-run was taken to the hospital. The extent of her injuries were not released.