Police: Man fleeing party strikes League City officer

Ronald C. Degrate, 19, was arrested for aggravated assault of a peace officer
February 3, 2014 11:39:01 AM PST
A man is in custody after allegedly hitting a police officer while trying to flee a party in League City early Saturday morning.

It happened at around 1:15am in the 2000 block of Port Bridge Lane in the Brittany Lakes subdivision. League City police were responded to a noise complaint there.

As officers were trying to pull over a vehicle leaving that scene, the vehicle struck an officer, reportedly leaving him with minor injuries.

Police say the vehicle sped away, but was later pulled over in the 1600 block of West Main Street. The driver, identified as Ronald C. Degrate, 19, was arrested for aggravated assault of a peace officer. His bond has been set at $60,000.

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