Suspect Evades Pursuit In Pottawatomie County

Thursday, November 19th 2015, 12:06 pm
By: News 9

A chase suspect managed to elude pursuing officers in Pottawatomie County, Thursday morning.

The pursuit began east of Shawnee on Interstate 40, heading westbound. It is unclear what prompted the suspect to take off. According to scanner reports, the suspect was driving a silver GMC pickup.

The chase left the highway and began winding on rural country roads, where the suspect was able lose the authorities. The chase was called off around 11:10 a.m.

No other information has been released at this time.