Police chase in KCK turns deadly - KCTV5

Police chase in KCK turns deadly

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Ishmael Butler Ishmael Butler
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -

A police chase turned deadly early Thursday morning.

Police said that around 12:15 a.m. Thursday, officers tried to pull over a white Pontiac speeding down Central Ave. near Coy St.

Officers put down stop sticks, but the driver, 21-year-old Ishmael Butler, tried to swerve around them, lost control and hit the side of a building.

Butler was thrown from the car and died.

The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating.

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