Springfield, Mo. -- Springfield Police have identified a man who pulled a gun out on an officer Thursday night.

What police believed was a stalled vehicle near Missouri State University was actually a stolen vehicle, occupied by 29-year-old Christopher Jellison. When police approached, Jellison resisted and fought with officers before pulling out a gun.

He was then taken into custody and  now faces first degree tampering, first degree assault and unlawful possession of a firearm.