COLUMBIA MO  A Columbia man is facing several charges after he fled from Columbia Police yesterday afternoon. Public Information Officer Jeff Pitts tells KMZU news, police attempted to stop 26-year-old Lamont W. Boone on old 63, after he was noticed driving a vehicle without a front license plate.

Officer Pitts says Boone then wrecked into a playground in the Lakewood Apartments nearby.

Officer Pitts says no one was injured and Boone is facing charges of possessing a stolen firearm, endangering the welfare of a child for wrecking into a playground, resisting arrest, and driving without a license.