Woman accused of hitting police officer with car

February 15, 2010 4:37:10 AM PST
A woman is facing a series of charges and traffic tickets after she allegedly struck an officer with her car following a wild series of events.Rosa Gutierrez, 31, is being held on $25,000 bond.

Police were called to 60th Street and South Kedzie early Saturday to investigate a report of shots fired. They saw a car matching the description of a dispatch report and tried to pull the driver over.

The driver, identified as Gutierrez, refused to stop and tried to get away but eventually crashed into a garage.

When police approached, she allegedly tried to drive away and struck an officer.

Police then tasered her when she resisted arrest.


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