PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — A person was arrested and charged after they allegedly sped through a security checkpoint at Joint Base Andrews last week.

A pickup truck sped through the main gate around 1:40 p.m. on July 1, a Joint Base Andrews spokesperson said.

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Security Forces Airmen activated mechanical road barriers to prevent the driver from accessing more of the base and forcing the vehicle to stop.

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The person was arrested and charged with trespassing on a military installation and felony assault on a law enforcement officer.

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The Security Forces Airmen were not seriously injured during the incident.

CBS Baltimore Staff