90 miles per hour: 2 arrested after pursuit of stolen vehicle ended in crash at 13th and Dakota

GREENFIELD/MILWAUKEE -- Two people were taken into custody early Tuesday morning, December 19th following a police pursuit involving a stolen vehicle.

It began in the area of 27th and Layton after officers spotted a stolen Honda Civic with stolen plates from another Honda Civic. The vehicle sped off.

A pursuit ensued on city streets -- with speeds reaching about 90 miles-per-hour.

The pursuit ended when officers performed a PIT maneuver near 13th and Dakota. The vehicle then crashed into a concrete light pole.


The 20-year-old man who was driving, and his 17-year-old female passenger fled the scene on foot, but were later arrested. Drugs were also found in the vehicle.