A fugitive from Colorado has been arrested in Little Falls.

Little Falls police say 36 year old Christopher Herrara was staying at a home on Burwell Street in the city and has a history of violence against police officers.

When police spotted Herrara in a park down the street from the home, he took off running.

Police managed to catch and arrest him after a short chase.

He was sent to the Herkimer County Jail on no bail and awaits extradition back to Colorado.