THORNTON, Colo. — Police arrested a man who fled the scene of a car crash Sunday evening.
Officers were in the area of East 136th Avenue and Washington Street searching for the suspect, who fled when troopers with the Colorado State Patrol attempted to pull over the vehicle, the Thornton Police Department said.
As he drove away, the suspect crashed into another vehicle, then ran from the scene, heading northbound toward the Thorncreek Golf Course.
Officers have located the person who fled the accident @ E. 136th Ave. and Washington St. and he is in custody. No further information.
— Thornton Police Dept (@ThorntonPolice) August 13, 2018
By 9:15 p.m. police said the suspect was in custody, but they offered no further information.