Police use spike strips to thwart fleeing suspect in I-70 pursui - KMOV.com

Police use spike strips to thwart fleeing suspect in I-70 pursuit

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(Credit: KMOV Photojournalist Alonzo Medcalf) (Credit: KMOV Photojournalist Alonzo Medcalf)

NORTH ST. LOUIS CITY, Mo. (KMOV.com) - During an undercover narcotics investigation, police officers attempted to stop the suspect's vehicle when he fled at a high rate of speed.  

After using spike strips to disable the vehicle's tires, the suspect's car crashed through the gate of eastbound I-70 and onto Bircher Road.  The suspected attempted to flee on foot, but was quickly taken into custody.

The suspect was found in a large possession of suspected narcotics.

The name of the suspect was not released.

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