Police pursuit in Chesterfield ends in crash, suspect in custody

Posted at 7:52 PM, Jul 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-28 20:29:52-04

MACOMB COUNTY (WXYZ) — Police in Chesterfield were able to take a suspect into custody following a vehicle and foot pursuit on Monday.

Chesterfield Township police identified a suspect in a stolen vehicle who is also accused of retail fraud from a local Target store. When officer tried stopping the suspect, he fled.

The suspect exited I-94 in Macomb County and the attempted to get back on the freeway during the pursuit but got back on in the wrong direction, leading to a crash with another vehicle on eastbound I-94 after Harper Road.

The suspect fled from the crashed vehicle, initiating a foot pursuit where officer were able to detain him. The victim in crash sustained minor injuries.