*An update to the story has been made to reflect that Charles Francis Schmidt was the driver of the vehicle*
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — Police arrested a Sioux Falls man on Tuesday for aggravated assault and drug charges.
Detectives were in an unmarked patrol car, when they saw the suspect getting into a car. He was a parole absconder.
The police used their vehicle to block the suspect, but that’s when he tried to flee by ramming into the police vehicle.
Charles Francis Schmidt, 43 from Sioux Falls was arrested for aggravated assault along with drugs found in his pocket.