MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police say a man who attempted to flee from officers Saturday night after reports of a suspicious vehicle beat up a delivery driver before he was arrested.

Police said several callers reported seeing a vehicle creating sparks from something that was apparently underneath it. When officers found the vehicle, the suspect eventually ran away and got into the car of a delivery driver. When the driver refused to pull away, the man assaulted him and tried to steal money, police said.

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The suspect tried to enter another car that was occupied before he was arrested.

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The man is facing numerous charges, including OWI, attempted robbery, recklessly endangering safety, battery and resisting.

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