MPD involved in high-speed pursuit with vehicle involved in hit-and-run; 2 arrested
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- A vehicle wanted in connection to a hit-and-run causing great bodily harm was involved in a high-speed chase Tuesday night, April 26.
According to Milwaukee police, around 7:24 p.m., officers observed the vehicle near South 10th and Mineral Streets.
Officers attempted to stop the vehicle but the driver refused to stop and fled at a high rate of speed. A pursuit ensued.
Officials say the pursuit entered multiple jurisdictions and ended after stop sticks were deployed on southbound I-43 in Mukwonago.
The driver, a 19-year-old Milwaukee man and passenger, a 20-year-old Milwaukee man, were arrested.
Suspected illegal narcotics were recovered.
Criminal charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office.