UPDATE: Chase of suspected drug dealer ends in crash in River Hills

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by Chris Patterson

MILWAUKEE -- An undercover operation to bust a suspected drug dealer leads to a police chase, crash and a harrowing encounter for a River Hills Homeowner.

The crash happened on on Good Hope Rd. near I-43 just before 11:00 a.m.

The Ozaukee County Sheriff's Department says the suspect took off in his SUV when officers tried to arrest him for selling heroin in Mequon.

He lost control and hit a road sign then ran from the scene into a wooded area and entered a house on Green Tree Road.

The homeowner confronted him and with the help of a police dog, the suspect was arrested.

The suspect had a few injuries related to the crash.

The homeowner was not hurt.

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