Sunday morning police chase ends with crash, suspect in custody

Courtesy: Scott Mossman
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-- Just after 8:30 Sunday morning Topeka Police were contacted about a carjacking in the 1100 block of SW Lane. A white Chevrolet SUV was spotted at SE 29th and SE California where it sped away from officers.

A KHP aircraft spotted the vehicle at 21st and SW Washburn where a Trooper tried to stop the vehicle. A chase was initiated by the suspect and came to an end when the suspect wrecked the vehicle at SW Hampton and SW Buchanan.

The suspect, Paul Jeffrey Gladney Jr. was taken into custody without incident and booked in to the Shawnee County Department of Corrections on various traffic charges, aggravated robbery and being a felon in possession of a firearm.