MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — A particular person led officers on a extreme-velocity chase on the U.S. 60 on Saturday Evening time with two youngsters Inside the automotive, Based mostly on Mesa police.
Mesa Police Division officers said the incident started shut to Sixteenth Road and Southern Avenue as a home violence state of affairs between a man and A woman round 8:30 p.m. Police say The feminine sufferer said she was injured and The particular person left in a car with two youngsters.
When officers arrived on the scene, The particular person drove the car straight at officers, Attempting to ram the officers automobiles Collectively with his personal. Officers have been In a place to maintain away from The particular person and tried to cease the automotive, However The particular person took off. The suspect continued driving on The metropolis streets and when he reached the U.S. 60, he drove onto the freeway and headed west. Officers continued to Adjust to the suspect’s car and he started driving erratically.
The suspect was taken into custody and The youngsters Weren’t harm.
ADOT cameras confirmed the automotive driving westbound on the U.S. 60, forward Of 5 police automotives. The suspect continued driving west on the U.S. 60 earlier than being ceaseped on Interstate 17 by Mesa police, Phoenix police and Division of Public Safety. The suspect was taken into custody. The two youngsters Inside the automotive have been checked for injures, however Appeared to be unhurt, Based mostly on police.
The investigation is ongoing.
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