TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A man is in custody after police say he led them on a chase, colliding with multiple squad cars.
According to an officer at the scene, security at Walmart East tried to stop a man from stealing around 8 in the morning Saturday. Police say the man fought with security before an off-duty officer saw what was happening and got involved.
Police say the suspect led officers on a chase that ended at 12th Street and Lockport Road. The suspect ran into multiple squad cars but we're told there was no major damage.
News 10 contacted THPD Chief Shawn Keen. He says the suspect, who has not been identified, purposefully hit 3 patrol cars and fought with officers. Chief Keen says the suspect's name would be released after he got medical attention and was taken to jail.