Driver arrested after leading Oklahoma City police on chase
A driver has been arrested after leading Oklahoma City police on a chase
Updated: 8:06 AM CDT May 31, 2017
A suspect has been arrested after leading Oklahoma City police on a chase early Wednesday morning.
According to police, the chase started near Northwest 50th Street and Hefner Parkway, where officers spotted a black BMW. They said several black BMWs have recently been reported stolen. They tried to pull the BMW over, but the driver took off.
The pursuit continued into Edmond. Police said the driver stopped near Memorial Road and Coltrane, got out of the car and ran away.
Police said the suspect, later identified 35-year-old Carl Monroe, has been taken into custody.
A female passenger was detained but not arrested.
WEBVTT SUSPECT STAND AT THIS 6:00 HOUR?>> I JUST TALKED TO POLICE HERE ON THE SCENE. THEY ACTUALLY JUST CALLED OFF THE SEARCH. THEY HAVEN’T FOUND THE SUSPECT, BUT THEY HAVE CALLED OFF THE SEARCH. THE DOGS ARE GONE, UNITS ARE GONE. THEY SAID THEY WILL FIND OTHER MEANS OF FINDING THE SUSPECT. A POLICE OFFICER SPOTTED A BLACKBMW. THEY HAVE HAD SEVERAL BMWs STOLEN. THEY ATTEMPTED TO PULL IT OVER, THE CHASE STARTED. THE CAR ENDED UP STOPPING AT MEMORIAL AND TANGLEWOOD NEAR MEMORIAL AND COLTRANE. THE SUSPECT GOT OUT OF THE CAR, TOOK OFF RUNNING. THEY ARE STILL LOOKING FOR HIM AT THIS TIME. THERE WAS A FEMALE PASSENGER IN THE CAR. SHE’S IN CUSTODY RIGHT NOW. GUYS, THE ACTUAL SEARCH IS OVER.IT WAS HAPPENING RIGHT HERE ON THIS ROAD, BUT THEY JUST LEFT MINUTES AGO. WE’LL KEEP YOU UPDATED TO LET