Portland Police car windows smashed with rocks

Crime

Two Portland Police squad cars were damaged

The front window of a Portland Police Bureau car was smashed after a rock was thrown at it. October 13, 2019 (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A 27-year-old man was arrested after police said he threw rocks at their squad cars and shattered windows.

Portland Police said a man walked up to the North Precinct parking lot around 4 p.m. Saturday and started throwing large rocks at police cars. Some of the rocks were even directed towards a car with an officer sitting inside.

After damaging 2 cars, the suspect ran off. Officers chased after him and tackled him to the ground.

Nathan Prime. October 13, 2019 (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)

The suspect, Nathan Prime, was arrested and taken to the Multnomah County Jail on multiple charges, including criminal mischief.

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