CREVE COEUR, MO (KTVI) - A police chase ends in a crash in a St. Louis neighborhood.
Officers were chasing a suspected O'Fallon bank robber on I-70. The suspect led police to 141 and Creve Coeur Mill. That is where he carjacked a truck.
The suspect drove the truck through heavy traffic on 141 to Olive road. The police chase then wound around through Creve Coeur neighborhoods and ended in a crash in unincorporated St. Louis County. The truck slammed into a home near the intersection of Shulte and Villa Dorado.
A black male suspect was taken into police custody. He got out of the truck after the crash and got onto the ground. Officers immediately placed him under arrest.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Police arrested a man after a pursuit near the Maryland Heights - Creve Coeur line around 5:15 on Monday.
Police say the pursuit started in O'Fallon, Missouri, went along I-70 and several roads in Creve Coeur, before crashing into a home in the 11,000 block of Villa Dorado. Authorities say the suspect was allegedly involved in an armed robbery at a Cash America store in O'Fallon, then allegedly held up a woman at gun point and sped away in a vehicle.
At some point, the vehicle he was in wrecked and the suspect ran on foot, pursued by police. The suspect then allegedly hijacked a white pickup truck and drove away, continuing the chase until he crashed into a car in the driveway of a home.
The suspect then got on the ground and surrendered to police. Authorities recovered money and a gun.