Freeport man faces aggravated assault charge after evading officers

Felix Lopez, 19, is in jail on multiple charges including aggravated assault.
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FREEPORT, Ill (WIFR)-- Felix Lopez, 19, is in jail on multiple charges including aggravated assault after attempting to flee officers according to a Freeport Police Department news report.

Lopez also faces charges of failure to appear arrest warrant and resisting obstructing a peace officer.

Around 2:50 in the afternoon officers saw Lopez in the area of Walnut Ave. and Exchange St.

The report says Lopez "clenched his fist in a manner that officers believed Felix Lopez was going to swing at them in an attempt to evade arrest."