Police capture suspect after high speed chase through Kansas City
41 Action News Staff
4:58 PM, Apr 24, 2013
2:46 PM, Apr 25, 2013
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A chase that wound through neighborhoods from Brookside to downtown ended in the shadow of City Hall in Kansas City Wednesday.
Kansas City Police chased a blue Lexus through the Brookside neighborhood before the suspect crossed into the east Kansas City area. After crossing back over to Highway 71, the pursuit ended in downtown Kansas City.
Police said the person in the vehicle is a robbery suspect. A passenger in the vehicle jumped out of the vehicle near 50th and Bellfontaine. Police said the chase began at 67th and Walrond in Kansas City, Mo.
At one point, the vehicle was reportedly traveling around 50 miles per hour through residential neighborhoods. One vehicle was reported struck by the fleeing car near 63rd and Holmes.