INDIANAPOLIS — A police pursuit ends in a crash on the city’s east side.
Lawrence Police Captain Cathy Troutt told Fox59 officers attempted to stop a white Cadillac for a minor violation in the 4400 block of Shadeland Avenue around 12:40 a.m. Thursday.
Police said the vehicle stopped, but then took off south on Shadeland.
Officers pursued the Cadillac south on Shadeland, southwest on Pendleton Pike then south on Ritter Avenue before the vehicle collided with a red Pontiac Grand Am at the intersection of East 30th Street.
The driver of the Cadillac suffered minor injuries and medics transported the suspect to Wishard Hospital. Two passengers riding inside the Cadillac were not injured.
Two occupants traveling in the Grand Am suffered minor injuries and also received treatment at Wishard Hospital.
Following the accident, police found cocaine and a gun in the Cadillac.
The driver of the Cadillac was placed into custody with the preliminary charges of resisting law enforcement, resisting arrest, possession of cocaine and possession of a handgun. Lawrence Police also said the driver had a suspended license.