For Release: February 27th, 2017
Prepared By: Director of Communications James Brafford
Burglars Apprehended After Brief Chase
Raytown Mo. Raytown officers were called to the 8500 block of Crescent Avenue around 3:30 PM when the home owner found two men in the garage. The men fled the scene in a stolen truck. An officer encountered them northbound on Spring Valley Road and a car chase began. The men wrecked the truck on the 29th Street exit off of I-70 Highway and both men ran from the scene. Officers chased both parties on foot and made two arrests. One of the men was injured during the foot chase and was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No other injuries were reported. Raytown Detectives are investigating.
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