CHICAGO (CBS) — A suspect bailed from a automotive and bumped into the Sanitary and Ship Canal throughout a police pursuit late Tuesday.
Illinois State Police stated at 5:28 p.m., a trooper tried to drag over a car on the northeast-bound Stevenson Expressway close to Kedzie Avenue. The drover didn’t cease, and ultimately pulled over, received out of the automotive, and ran off, state police stated.
A Chicago Police helicopter was capable of finding the suspect down the embankment of the Sanitary and Ship Canal, and relayed info to officers.
The suspect bumped into the canal, and was ultimately taken into custody by state troopers. With the assistance of Chicago Fireplace Division personnel, the suspect was carried up the embankment and brought to an space hospital as a precaution.