Man In Custody After Leading Officers On Chase In Stolen Vehicle, Police Say

Wednesday, January 27th 2021, 8:39 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. -

Tulsa police say one person is in custody on Wednesday morning following a chase in a stolen vehicle.

Police say a little after 1 a.m. an officer ran a tag on a Nissan Murano that came back stolen. According to police, the suspect then took off leading officers on a short chase near Admiral and Sheridan.

The stolen Nissan turned into a parking lot of the Braum's near 74th East Avenue and police say that was when the driver jumped out of the car and began running north across I-244.

According to TPD, officers eventually found the suspect hiding under a bush.

Police said there were two other people in the car during the chase but officers questioned and released both of them.

Police have not yet released the name of the driver.