Suspect in custody after police chase ends in Rochester

Updated: November 28, 2020 10:57 AM
Created: November 27, 2020 10:25 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — A suspect is in custody after a brief police chase that ended in the area of Avenue D and Harris Street.

It happened at around 9:20 p.m. Friday. RPD Capt. Sam Lucyshyn says it all started with a call from a person inside the vehicle who said they were concerned that there was criminal activity inside the vehicle.

When police located it, they attempted to pull it over, but the vehicle gave chase.

After three to five minutes, the driver allegedly reversed into a police vehicle after coming to a stop. The chase ended at Avenue D and Harris Street.

News10NBC was on scene and saw Rochester Police and New York State Police, as well as a truck at the intersection with its doors open.

Police say no one was injured and they found a weapon inside the vehicle.

One suspect has been taken into custody.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

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