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WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — Police have arrested a man who they say assaulted a police officer. Thirty-eight-year-old Cam Herring is facing a list of felony charges.

Police say he stole a car at a Citgo gas station on Kirkwood Highway in Wilmington Friday morning.

Police say a 2008 Chevy Impala had been left running in the parking lot while the owner went inside. When the owner returned, the vehicle was gone.

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When officers caught up with him, Herring allegedly accelerated and struck an officer. The officer suffered minor injuries.

Police arrested Herring later, after a woman reported he was hiding in her attic.