New Mexico Police Arrest Woman From Colo. Springs

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New Mexico State Police have arrested two suspects in an officer assault.

Officials say the woman may be from Colorado Springs.

According to reports police in New Mexico pulled over a car, driven by a man known only as Joe and with a female passenger.

When the car was pulled over, 'Joe' allegedly pulled a knife on the officer and shoved the officer away. He then jumped back in the car and sped off.

The car eventually got stuck in a roadway, at which point 'Joe' and the female passenger, identified as Rachael Watts, took off on foot.

Both Rachael and Joe are in police custody at this time, according to the New Mexico Department of Public Safety.

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