Offender tackled by civilian during police chase

Offender tackled by civilian during police chase
(Source: WTOL)

MONROE, MI (WTOL) - Monroe police arrested a driver who fled from them on Tuesday around 1 p.m.

Police attempted to pull the driver over on North Monroe Street for excessive noise coming from the vehicle's radio.

The driver speed away from police through a field behind the Monroe Ice Arena before crashing into a rock.

The driver then fled on foot.

Police chased the driver for several blocks before a civilian tackled the driver.

The driver is being charged with fleeing and eluding, resisting police, possession of a stolen vehicle, and reckless driving.

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