ST. LOUIS — A person is dealing with baby endangerment expenses after police mentioned he sped by means of stoplights whereas avenue racing with three youngsters within the automotive final month.
Glen Swope, 26, was charged with resisting arrest by fleeing and three counts of kid endangerment in reference to the Might three incident.
Two law enforcement officials mentioned they have been on their regular patrol in a marked police automobile after they noticed a pair of automobiles racing down Pure Bridge Avenue.
One of many drivers stopped at a cease signal, however the different didn’t. When officers tried to cease the Honda, it continued rushing away.
After crossing onto the opposite facet of the highway and rushing by means of a number of stoplights, police have been finally ready to make use of spike strips to cease the rushing automotive.
Officers mentioned after they lastly caught up with the automotive on Sullivan Avenue, they discovered Swope behind the wheel and three youngsters within the automotive. The youngsters, ages 13, 5 and 4, weren’t damage.
Swope was launched and given a summons for a July 23 courtroom date.