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Man arrested after Lake Mary police officer hurt in crash

Dash camera video shows car trying to hit cruiser

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LAKE MARY, Fla. – One man was arrested in a crash that hurt an officer with the Lake Mary Police Department on Sunday, the agency said.

The crash happened before 5 a.m. Sunday near Royal Gardens Circle and International Parkway.

Police said the female officer was being treated for minor injuries.

The driver of the vehicle, Gerard Delillis, was wanted for trying to break into a nearby Walgreens but was caught by officers after he jumped a curb.

Delillis faces several charges, including battery on an officer and burglary.