SUSPECT CAUGHT: Chase Ends With Truck In Ditch

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Charges are pending for a West Des Moines man who led police on a chase in a stolen car Thursday afternoon. 

Police say they spotted a stolen Ford Ranger from Mahaska County in the Walgreens parking lot at 25th and Euclid around 4:00 Thursday afternoon. 

When police approached a man standing near the car, he took off running. 

Police say 26-year old David Evans of West Des Moines led an officer on a foot chase, before getting back into the stolen vehicle and leading the officer on a car chase through the metro. 

Evans was forced into a ditch on the west side of East 29th.  Police say he was driving on a barred license and has several Polk County warrants including child support and drug charges. 

More charges are pending. 

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