Man arrested after leading police on car chase through Encanto
ENCANTO (KUSI) – A man was arrested and hospitalized after leading San Diego Police on car chase through Encanto Wednesday night.
According to SDPD, an officer ran the plate of a white Prius at a stop light just after 7 p.m. and discovered that the vehicle was stolen.
The officer tried to stop the car, but the driver kept going, leading police on a chase for about 10 minutes.
The Prius hit as many as three parked vehicles before coming to a stop outside of the 5500 block of Dream St.
The driver would not exit the vehicle so police broke a window and sent in a K-9 unit.
The suspect was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.