Suspect Sought by MPD

Meridian police report active warrants have been issued for the arrest of El Greco Warren, 27, wanted on the charge of aggravated assault on a police officer.

According to spokesman Dean Harper, in the early hours of May 27, 2004, an officer tried to arrest Warren after a vehicle and foot pursuit for misdemeanor charges.

During the arrest attempt, Harper said Warren assaulted the officer and tried to take his service weapon. The officer got free and retained his gun but the suspect fled the scene.

Description of El Greco Warren:
Black Male
6' 3" and 260 pounds

Warren is considered dangerous. If anyone has information on his whereabouts, call Crimestoppers at 485-1860, or 911.