Police search for Chesapeake pursuit suspect

Police search for Chesapeake pursuit suspect

Credit: 13News Now

Police search for Chesapeake pursuit suspect

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on March 14, 2014 at 10:41 PM

Updated Friday, Mar 14 at 10:41 PM

CHESAPEAKE -- Police are searching for a man who led them on a high-speed pursuit that resulted in a crash Friday afternoon.

Officers were conducting a traffic stop near Shady Lane and Timber Lane around 5:30 p.m. 

As officers approached the vehicle to speak to the drive, the vehicle drove off, Chesapeake police said. The pursuit led officers through various parts of the South Norfolk area of Chesapeake for the Lexus struck a fence. 

A foot pursuit ensued and the driver eventually got away in a getaway car, police said. 

A search of the suspect vehicle revealed various forms of narcotics and a handgun.  No one was injured during the incident.  

Anyone with information is asked to call the Chesapeake Police Department. 

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