Elk Grove Police responded to the 8200 block of Laguna Blvd, for a call from a person who was contacted by someone in violation of a court order. When officers responded and attempted to contact the suspect, 34 year old Joseph Lopez of Sacramento, Lopez fled on foot towards the bike trail. Officers determined that Lopez had an active warrant for his arrest. Lopez did not comply with orders to stop and an EGPD K9 was deployed. Officers were able to arrest Lopez after the K9 gained control. Lopez was taken to jail after being medically cleared at a local hospital.
Lopez faces the following charges and bail: