Wanted Felon Flees Yakima Police Before Being Arrested
Some drama in Yakima Friday. Yakima Police closed 3rd Avenue near Peach Street earlier Friday after a wanted felon fled in his vehicle and crashed before being arrested.
POLICE WERE JUST IN THE AREA WHEN THE FELON SPOTTED THEM NEARBY
Police say the 38-year-old Yakima man, who hasn't been identified was wanted on multiple felony charges. He fled when he spotted a police vehicle even though the Officers weren't actively after the suspect.
THE SUSPECT FLED AND CRASHED HIS VEHICLE IN THE AREA
The suspect fled in his vehicle and crashed in the area of 3rd Avenue and Peach Street. He ran off after the crash but was arrested a short time later. He was taken to a hospital with injuries but no other injuries were reported.
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