SUSPECT CAUGHT: Chase Ends With Truck In Ditch
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.