Crime & Courts

One in custody following police chase on Hillside

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita police used a Taser on a suspect and took him into custody at Central and Hillside on Thursday afternoon. A brief police chase that began at Douglas and Hillside preceded the arrest. Numerous law enforcement vehicles converged on the area

One person has been taken into custody following a brief chase by police officers Thursday afternoon.

The pursuit began at 3:35 p.m. at Douglas and Hillside and ended within minutes in the area of Central and Hillside, a Sedgwick County emergency dispatch supervisor said. Numerous law enforcement vehicles converged on the area because of a 911 broadcast that an officer was in trouble.

No injuries have been reported in connection with the incident, however.

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