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Man Arrested After Ramming Police Cruiser

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A Corpus Christi man is facing several charges after police say he hit a CCPD cruiser and tried to run from police.

It all started when police responded to a domestic disturbance call Saturday around 2:00PM on Rosewood St.

Witnesses and family members of the alleged victim say the 34 year old suspect, Benigno Alvarez allegedly had assaulted his longtime ex-girlfriend and mother of his children at the home. When police arrived, they say Alvarez got in his car and tried to flee, hitting a car as he backed out of the driveway.

Witnesses say Alvarez also struck a light pole and then rammed a cop car. He then left the scene and fled to a home on 16th Street where he was arrested.

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