SPRINGFIELD, Ore– A man is in jail after leading Springfield police on a car chase in a stolen car.
It happened around 9:30 on Monday night. Police pulled over a vehicle that had been reported as stolen earlier in the day. As officers approached the car, the suspect took off, leading police on a chase down to 15th and South “A” Street, where police caught up with the man, and took him into custody.
The suspect was checked out by a hospital before being lodged at the Lane County Jail.
His name has not been released.