UPDATE: One suspect in Cortaro Road chase in custody - Tucson News Now

UPDATE: One suspect in Cortaro Road chase in custody

Heavy police presence on Cortaro Road. (Source: Tucson News Now) Heavy police presence on Cortaro Road. (Source: Tucson News Now)
MARANA, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Pima County Sheriff's Department and the Marana Police Department had been searching for two men who ran from a crash scene after a short pursuit.  

One person is in custody after Wednesday evening's chase on Cortaro Farms Road, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department. 

The driver of the vehicle was caught and faces the following charges: unlawful flight, possession of narcotics, driving under the influence, driving on a suspended license. PCSD has not released the name of the man in custody and a second suspect remains at large. 

According to PCSD the incident took place on Cortaro Farms Road between Hartman and Camino de Oeste, about a mile east of Interstate 10. 

Deputies say the vehicle, a white Mustang ran up onto the curb and then two men got out and took off running.  

Suspected drugs were found inside the vehicle, according to officials. 

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