Suspect tried to take stolen City of Phoenix truck inside parking garage, police say

PHOENIX - Phoenix police say a suspect has been taken into custody after attempting to drive a utility truck into a parking garage. 

Police reportedly followed the vehicle along Phoenix streets until the suspect, later identified as 32-year-old Kent Raisanen, drove the truck into the area of 24th Street and Camelback Road. 

ABC15 crews on scene found officers surrounding a large City of Phoenix truck stuck at the entrance of an underground garage. 

Police say Raisanen was taken into custody and charged with theft of means of transportation, aggravated DUI and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, among other charges. 

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