SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police arrested a man Monday night after a vehicle pursuit that ended at the Gateway Mall.
Around 7:30 p.m. a Springfield Police Sergeant noticed a recently stolen vehicle near the intersection of Oakdale Drive and Fiesta Street. When the officer tried to pull the car over, the driver sped off.
The police sergeant pursued the vehicle, which turned into the Gateway Mall parking lot and crashed into a tree near the Cinemark entrance. The suspect ran into the mall and attempted to hide in the Kohl’s store.
Police located and arrested 29-year-old Michael Querback.