Police chase down suspect who fled from crash, stole vehicle in Weatherford
Officers from the Weatherford Police Department and DPS troopers have tracked down and taken a suspect into custody who fled from them.
Weatherford PD was originally called to an incident involving a vehicle crash near the High School. The suspect fled from the scene and ran into a house off Briarwood, attempting to steal a vehicle. He stole a truck in the area and drove off.
Police eventually located the vehicle and began pursuing in the area of I-20 and Main Street. During the chase, the suspect drove the wrong way on the I-20 service road.
The chase ended in the area of I-20 and Newell Drive where a DPS trooper reportedly utilized his vehicle to stop the suspect. No reports of injuries.
Multiple law enforcement officers are processing at least two scenes. Officers are processing a vehicle off Patriot Drive related to this incident.