Officers investigating fleeing incident

By The Mercury

Riley County officers are investigating a flee and elude incident that occurred early Saturday morning in the 900 block of Bluemont Avenue.

Sgt. Brad Ingalls said an officer attempted to stop a Chevrolet pick-up truck at approximately 1:47 a.m. for a minor traffic infraction when the truck sped off at a high rate of speed.

Ingalls said the officer terminated pursuit after losing sight of the truck.

The incident is under investigation.

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