DETROIT (WWJ) — A woman is in custody after leading Michigan State Police on a chase through Detroit early this morning.
Police say at approximately 2:20 a.m. on Monday, a 34-year-old woman allegedly drove through a set of flares that were placed at the scene of a crash before she fled from deputies who tried to stop her.READ MORE: MSU Police: Tip From Private Investigator Led To Discovery Of Body Believed To Be Brendan Santo
She pulled into an alley on West Alexandrine Street, but was blocked off. She then allegedly backed her vehicle into a deputy’s cruiser and took off on foot into a nearby building — gaining access with a key code.READ MORE: Consumer Alert: How To Avoid Fake N95, KN95 Masks
The woman was eventually captured and arrested. She is being held at the Detroit Detention Center with charges pending.MORE NEWS: Flint Public Schools Staying Virtual Indefinitely Due To Large Amount Of Positive COVID-19 Cases
Police have not released the woman’s identity at this time.