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Suspect in stolen car leads officers on bi-state chase, police say

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GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

A gold Chevrolet Impala or Malibu is leading officers on a chase that went through parts of Illinois and St. Louis City Tuesday afternoon.

A car stolen out of East Alton led officers on a chase around 3:00 p.m., police said. The pursuit went through Granite City on Route 203 and then into St. Louis. When the car crossed into Missouri, Granite City police stopped chasing it.

The car eventually made its way back to Illinois over the MLK Bridge. Police then began to pursue it again on Route 3. The car reached speeds of over 100 MPH.

The vehicle eventually was stopped on Route 3 near the dam in Alton.

Other details were not immediately known.

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