Odessa College Officer Injured in Saturday Incident Back To Work 4/22/13
CBS 7 News Staff
(Odessa)- An Odessa College Officer who was injured when a man took off in his police cruiser is back to work.
According to Odessa College officials, Police Officer Robert Kager sustained minor injuries in the incident.
He is in good condition and returned to duty Monday at Odessa College.
Odessa Police say 44-year-old Delbert Lewis McNeil tried driving away in an Odessa College Police car in front of Medical Center Hospital.
The O.C. officer was dragged down the street in an attempt to stop McNeil.
Later, officers spotted the stolen police car and the driver refused to pull over, leading police on a chase that ended a short time later.
McNeil was charged with aggravated assault on a peace officer, aggravated robbery and evading arrest.