Man in custody after chase in Independence, Kansas City - KCTV5

Man in custody after chase in Independence, Kansas City

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A man is in custody following a police chase that started in Independence and ended in Kansas City.

The chase began about 4 p.m. on Monday near 10th Street and Harris Avenue when police tried to stop a man on traffic charges. Independence police chased him for about 10 minutes before losing him.

A Kansas City police helicopter was able to spot him, which allowed Kansas City police to initiate a chase on the city's east side.

After about 10 minutes, the man bailed from his vehicle and fled on foot. After a short foot chase, the man was caught about 4:30 p.m. in the area of St. John Avenue and Lawndale Avenue.

No one was injured during the chase.

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