PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Two people are in custody following a police chase and crash Monday night on the North Side.
Police say they arrested 18-year-old Dorean Lampkin, who was the driver of a Chevy Trailblazer that was allegedly stolen from Ross Township. He is facing multiple charges.
Pittsburgh Police say they were contacted by Ross Township Police around 7:30 p.m. Monday about the vehicle, which was headed inbound into the city.
According to the criminal complaint, the vehicle did not pick up speed until it made it to the city’s North Side.
Officers found the Trailblazer at the intersection of Allegheny and Pennsylvania Avenues on the North Side after it ran a red light and hit another vehicle.
There were no serious injuries.
NEW: According to a criminal complaint, police arrested 18-year-old Dorean Lampkin, the driver of a Chevy trailblazer that police say was stolen and then crashed into another car during a chase. He is facing multiple charges.
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Police say they questioned Lampkin about the allegedly stolen vehicle, but he would not tell investigators where he got it.
Ross Township Police also arrested a passenger who was riding in the Trailblazer. But that person’s name has not yet been released.
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