3 arrested after bi-state pursuit ends in Glen Carbon

News-DemocratJuly 16, 2014 

A Tuesday evening police chase that started in Missouri ended near a mobile home park in Glen Carbon.

According to police reports, three men in a car that struck a police cruiser in Bel-Ridge, Mo. headed across the Chain of Rocks Bridge into Madison County.

The men jumped out of the car along Interstate 270 near Illinois 159 where they fled on foot. They were captured at about 8:30 p.m.

Police have not said what initially caused officers to pursue the suspects.

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