Attempted Larceny

Report #: Protective Services Incident #201100479
Date Occurred: 11/9/2020 8:39 pm
Date Reported: 11/09/2020 8:39 pm
Location: Euclid Avenue Bike Rack
Synopsis: A Protective Services officer observed a subject acting suspiciously near the Euclid Avenue Bike Rack. Based on his unusual behavior, officers attempted to contact the subject. The subject refused orders and fled toward Hope Plaza. Protective Services officer pursued the subject through Hope Plaza toward the McDonnell Pediatric Research Building. The subject turned and verbally threatened to shoot the officers. The officers saw no weapon displayed, and therefore continued the foot pursuit. Protective Services officers, assisted by BJH Public Safety apprehended the subject on Forest Park Avenue. The subsequent investigation at the bike rack concluded that the subject had been attempting to cut through a bicycle lock at the time he was confronted by officers. The subject also had an active warrant. He was turned over to the SLMPD.
Disposition: Suspect arrested and turned over to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department. Judicial disposition unknown.