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One caught, one at large after a police chase in Frederick

Posted at 6:59 PM, Feb 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-20 19:00:51-05

FREDERICK COUNTY, md. — One suspect was caught and another suspect is at large after a police chase in Frederick County.

Just after 1 a.m. today, police tried to pull over a 2008 silver Kia Sorento, reported as stolen earlier in the week. The driver led deputies on a chase through the outskirts of Frederick and crashed.

The chase started on Monocacy Boulevard and ended on Sebastian Boulevard when the driver lost control and ran the vehicle into a tree.

The driver and one passenger ran from the car, a youngster gave himself up on scene. He was returned to his mother. Dogs were called and they successfully tracked the driver. However, the second passenger avoided apprehension.

Police are still conducting a full investigation and multiple charges including: theft of a vehicle, theft over $1,500, resisting arrest, and numerous traffic citations are pending for the driver.

If anyone has information about this incident, please contact the FCSO at 301-600-1046.