Two arrested following stolen car pursuit in Butte County

Dec 29, 2014 3:50 PM by Linda Watkins-Bennett

Two people have been detained at gunpoint near berry creek following a high-speed chase.
The pursuit started in the Oroville area around 10:30 a.m. Monday morning..
It ended 45 minutes later near French Creek Road and Oro-Quincy Highway when the suspect fled on foot.
They were arrested shortly afterward with help from a helicopter and K9 officers.
Initial reports indicate the two were driving a stolen Mustang ... And that speeds during the chase reached speeds of more than 100 miles per hour.
One suspect was wanted on a felony warrant, both are now in custody. ####


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