TPD searching for police chase suspect

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Topeka Police are searching for a suspect involved in a police chase near 1st St. and Fillmore St.

Around 10:00 p.m. Saturday evening, officers were investigating a suspicious vehicle with two occupants near 4th and Clay.

The vehicle took off on Clay and began traveling eastbound on 1st Street.

The officer lost sight of the vehicle but eventually found it crashed near 1st Street and Fillmore.

The female passenger of the vehicle is in custody. Police are still looking for a white male suspect with a scruffy beard.

Residents in the area are encouraged to lock their windows and call 911 if they see anything suspicious.