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Cedar Rapids Police Chase, Arrest Attempted Robber
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Cedar Rapids Police arrested a Chicago man Saturday after police say he attempted to rob a car on the northeast side of Cedar Rapids.
Officers responded to a report of an assault and attempted robbery at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. After a short chase, officers arrested Dajuan Slatton. Police said he put up a fight during the arrest and tried to take one of the officers' guns.
Slatton is currently in the Linn County Jail facing charges of 2nd degree robbery, interference with official acts and disarming a police officer of a dangerous weapon.