2 in custody after KHP chase in Shawnee Co.


TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Two suspects are in custody following a short pursuit by Kansas Highway Patrol troopers Wednesday afternoon.

KHP PIO Adam Winters said the chase started on I-70 at West Union Rd. when they got a call of a man following his stolen truck westbound out of I-70.

Troopers attempted to stop the truck but the driver refused, and the pursuit began.

The driver stopped near 33rd Street and Auburn Road, and two subjects fled on foot.

Kansas Highway Patrol Troop B

After a short foot pursuit with assistance from the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Department K9s and the KHP aircraft, both suspects were taken into custody.

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