Dash camera video shows man allegedly stealing, crashing Shaker Heights cruiser

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SHAKER HEIGHTS - A 23-year-old man has been charged with attempted burglary after he allegedly stole a Shaker Heights police cruiser and crashed into three other cars.

Antoine Jamal Brown. Courtesy Shaker Heights PD.

Antoine Jamal Brown. Courtesy Shaker Heights PD.

In new dash camera video, you can see the moment the car is taken and driven over the grassy median by Antoine Jamal Brown.

He drives off the road before crashing into another police cruiser.

Police responded to a call of a young man trying to enter the Greenview Day Treatment Center around 9:30 a.m. Thursday, according to Commander John Cole.

Once they arrived they searched for the suspect before he is accused of getting into the cruiser and driving away.

One officer was injured, but not severely.

Four police cars were damaged.

 

 

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