A 20-yr-previous Sierra Vista man was arrested Saturday after he led officers on an eight-mile chase in a stolen automotive, authorities stated.
At about 1 a.m., Sierra Vista cops tried to make a visitors cease on a stolen Chevrolet Cobalt, within the space of the Freeway ninety Bypass and Coronado Drive, stated division spokesman Corporal Tim Wachtel.
The driving force, later recognized as Kristopher Riley, refused to tug over and fled from police, reaching speeds of as much as one hundred mph whereas driving westbound on the Freeway ninety Bypass, Wachtel stated.
The chase continued into Huachuca Metropolis, the place an officer with the native police division assisted within the pursuit, which ended after Riley’s car obtained a flat tire within the 800 block of Arizona Road and he briefly fled fled on foot earlier than surrendering to regulation enforcement, Wachtel stated.
Riley was booked into the Cochise County jail in reference to fees of auto theft, legal injury, felony flight, reckless driving, driving on a suspended license and two excellent warrants, Wachtel stated.