Police: 2 arrested after 2-state car chase

2 years 6 months 2 weeks ago October 08, 2014 Oct 8, 2014 Wednesday, October 08 2014 Wednesday, October 08, 2014 3:49:00 AM CDT in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police have arrested two suspects after a chase that went back and forth across the Mississippi River.

Police say the two-state chase started Tuesday night when officers tried to pull over a carjacking suspect. They say a passenger pointed a gun at the officer but dropped the weapon after the car hit a bump in the road.

Police say the suspects fled down a highway into Illinois and eventually crashed in Missouri.

No officers were injured. It's unclear if the suspects were injured.

Police say the rifle was recovered.

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