Florissant Police say a 39-year old man led them on a police chase early Tuesday morning. That chase happened after police say the man tried to force a 16-year old girl in a car. A officer spotted the suspect trying to take the girl, and confronted the suspect., When the officer approach we are told the suspect backed into the squad car and led police on chase down 367 in Florissant. The chase came to an end at the corner of Lucas & Hunt and Horde street. The suspect was arrested and taken to the hospital.
The girl never got in the car police says she is now with family members. This appears to be case where the officer was at the right place at the right time.