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BUTLER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A Butler County man led Pennsylvania State Police on a chase Friday evening.

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Police say that 50-year-old William John McCurdy was driving westbound on Greenwood Drive in Butler Township at approximately 7:41 p.m. when officers first spotted him.

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Officials say that an officer tried to pull McCurdy over, but he refused to stop and officers gave chase.

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Police were eventually able to stop McCurdy and he was arrested and charged with felony fleeing and eluding, recklessly endangering and 12 traffic violations.