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Suspect Arrested After Motorcycle Chase

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End of motorcycle chase near East 23rd and Guthrie in Des Moines, (WHO-HD)

End of motorcycle chase near East 23rd and Guthrie in Des Moines, (WHO-HD)

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa State Patrol arrested a suspect after a short chase Thursday afternoon.

Officials say a state trooper tried to stop the bike on a driving violation but the driver took off. After a short chase, the driver jumped off the bike near East 23rd and Guthrie.

A trooper caught up with him and took him into custody.

Officials are investigating whether the bike was stolen and say the suspect had a suspended license. The suspect’s name hasn’t been released.

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