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Crime Report - Feb. 23, 2016
EPD arrests two for threatening officers
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Then Elgin Police Department (EPD) arrested a 50-year-old Gadsden man and a 39-year-old Hopkins man for allegedly threatening officers after they stopped their vehicle next to EPD Chief Harold Brown’s home. According to an EPD incident report, Brown advised the car pulled out in front of another vehicle almost causing a collision and headed towards Elgin on U.S. 1. Officers observed the vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and conducted a traffic stop in the parking lot of a nearby gas station.