2 In custody after North City police chase - KMOV.com

2 In custody after North City police chase

(KMOV) -- Two men are in custody after leading police on a chase through North St. Louis City overnight.

The chase began near the River City Casino near Broadway and Hoffmeister around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday night.

Police say the chase began when officers spotted a green Pontiac that had been reported stolen previously from the Ferguson area.

After officers pursued the vehicle, the driver lead police on a chase headed westbound on Interstate 70 from downtown.

The chase ended when the two men got out of the vehicle in the 900 block of Elias and fled on foot.

Police were able to arrest the two suspects near Kaymen and Newbie.

The men were reportedly armed with hand guns at the time of the arrest.

Police have not said if the two suspects in custody were responsible for the initial carjacking at this time.

The two suspects are expected to face charges for running from police.

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