TUCSON, Ariz. — Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers detained two suspects and arrested one person after a high-speed chase on Interstate 10 at Ina Road Tuesday evening.
AZDPS says the vehicle was initially traveling a slower rate of speed on I-10, after a trooper activated their lights and siren, the vehicle increased its speed. The vehicle failed to stop and continued traveling eastbound I-10.
Troopers struck the vehicles tires with spikes, where the vehicle continued traveling on its rims, until a 'PIT maneuver' was used to end the chase, ultimately stopping at Ina in the intersection.
Two individuals were taken into custody, one person was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries, according to AZDPS.
Troopers arrested Alberto Sanchez, 23, of Milan, N.M. He was booked into the Pima County Jail on the following charges including DUI, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful flight. His bond was set at $35,000.