Suspect charged after carjacking, police pursuit ends in three-car crash
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By Adam McDonald
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A suspect is behind bars after allegedly carjacking a person and leading police on a chase which ended in a three-car crash last week in North St. Louis.
Police said 25-year-old Irving Dethrow was arrested on multiple felony charges after last Thursday's incident.
According to investigators, Dethrow stole a car near Kingshighway and Cote Brilliante.
Police then chased the car until the three-vehicle accident occurred near Taylor and West Florissant.
No one was seriously injured in the chase or crash.