Bethany Police arrest woman after car chase

Ponca City Now - April 27, 2015 9:09 am

BETHANY, Okla. (AP) – Oklahoma police have arrested a robbery suspect who they say led officers on a car chase while a young child was in her vehicle.

Bethany Police arrested the woman Sunday after a chase through Bethany and Oklahoma City. They say the woman tried to rob a pedestrian of his wallet at gunpoint while in her car and the chase began after officers later spotted the vehicle.

KOKH-TV reports police found the child in the car after the chase ended. No injuries were reported.

The woman’s identity hasn’t been released and her relationship with the child is unclear. Police didn’t say how old the child was.

Police say the woman faces charges including armed robbery and child endangerment.


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