Man in TPD custody after low-speed chase

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Tucson Police are saying they have a man in custody this morning, after he led officers on a chase through the streets of Tucson.

According to TPD the man refused to stop after police tried to pull over the car earlier this morning.  TPD officers are not sure why the man did not stop.

He led the officers on a chase through Tucson, according to TPD officials, never breaking the speed limit, though at one point he did hit a police car.

Spike strips were laid out on Silverbell just north of Grant, TPD officials stated, to pop the vehicle tires and force the man to stop.

TPD currently has the man in custody.

Stay with Tucson News Now this morning for updates on the situation.

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