Suspect Who Fled After Police Chase Still on the Loose

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DES MOINES, Iowa — Law enforcement officials are looking for a man who refused to stop for Des Moines police early Wednesday morning, then led them on a chase.

According to the Des Moines Register the chase began near East 18th Street and Court Avenue around 3:30 a.m.

Police say the vehicle was stolen. The driver led officers on a chase that ended in the 200 block of East 18th Street when he crashed the vehicle.

The driver took off on foot and officers were unable to locate him.

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office and Pleasant Hill Police Department assisted Des Moines police in the search.