Suspect In Police Chase Drowns

By: Chelsey Moran
By: Chelsey Moran

WICHITA, Kan. (WIBW)--A suspect has drowned after leading police on a chase in Wichita.

KAKE is reporting the chase began shortly before 9:30 p.m. Saturday in East Wichita when the suspect refused to pull over.

Police were lead on a chase to North Wichita before the suspect eventually fled into a pond.

The man did not come back up after going under the water.

He was pulled from the water around 10:20 p.m. by a dive team who was called out to search for the suspect. He was pronounced dead just after 11 p.m.

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