1 arrested after Boone County chase, crash

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BOONE COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – A Sunday evening pursuit and pursuit landed 1 idiosyncratic successful jail, according to the Boone County Sheriff’s Office.

Just earlier 11:15 p.m., a lawman was headed northbound connected I-65, adjacent the 135-mile marker, erstwhile a grey Dodge Charger, traveling astatine a precocious complaint of speed, passed the lawman successful the close lane. The lawman attempted to propulsion the Charger implicit but the conveyance refused to comply with the deputy, continuing, instead, astatine a precocious complaint of speed. A pursuit past began.

Deputies said halt sticks were deployed by a Thorntown constabulary serviceman adjacent the 146-mile marker. The fleeing conveyance deed the halt sticks, continuing to fly from instrumentality enforcement, adjacent arsenic sparks could beryllium seen coming from 1 of the Charger’s wheels.

Around the 157-mile marker, successful Clinton County, the Charger struck a achromatic Toyota Scion. The Scion past rolled aggregate times, sending its 2 occupants to the infirmary with insignificant injuries.

The clang besides sent the Charger rolling and past its 2 occupants ran from the vehicle, into a field. A hunt for the 2 suspects resulted, successful the apprehension of 1 of the 2 – 22-year-old Shannon Lawson, of Chicago, – successful Frankfort.

Lawson was transported to the Boone County Jail.

Deputies learned that the grey Dodge Charger had been reported stolen retired of Georgia. Two handguns were besides recovered with 1 reported stolen retired of Illinois.

The 2nd fishy has not been apprehended.

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