A Dayton man is indicted on theft and assault charges after a police chase earlier this month.Authorities say a Trevon Broomfield had been running a scam through Craigslist.Officers say that between 12/8/12More >>
These charges come after a police chase earlier this month where the suspect and a trooper were injured.More >>
LEBANON, OH (FOX19) -
A suspect was arrested following a police chase and crash on Tuesday evening.
Authorities say a man came to a house to check out a car he found on Craigslist around 9 p.m. He reportedly took the car for a test drive and then took off.
Officers caught up with vehicle on northbound I-75 near West Chester. The chase continued up 75, and off the highway onto Ohio 63.
The suspect vehicle attempted to avoid stop sticks and crash into an Ohio State Highway Patrol vehicle and came to a rest on its rooftop off the side of the road.
Speeds during the pursuit were estimated at 100 miles per hour.
The suspect, Trevon Broomfield, of Dayton, was transported to Atrium Medical Center in Middletown for treatment. He is in serious condition. The trooper suffered minor injuries.
Charges are still pending against Broomfield, but they could include vehicle theft, felony failure to comply and several traffic offenses.