Hialeah man arrested in police chase and crash

Alan Luis Suarez
Alan Luis Suarez

A man was arrested Tuesday after attempting to run over an officer during a traffic stop and leading police on a chase before crashing into a parked car, police said Tuesday.

According to police, a Miami-Dade officer stopped Alan Luis Suarez, 43, at Northwest 43rd Terrace and Northwest 30th Avenue.When the officer approached the driver’s side, police said Suarez turned his steering wheel toward the officer and accelerated.

Suarez headed north on Northwest 30th Avenue and police followed him into Hialeah. Police said Suarez crashed his car into a parked car. An officer used his Taser after Suarez refused to follow orders, police said.

Suarez faces charges including assault on a law enforcement officer and fleeing and eluding.