• Man arrested, accused of crashing stolen vehicle after police chase in Memphis

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    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Deputies arrested a suspect who they said abandoned a stolen vehicle after a police chase in Memphis.

    According to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, deputies pursued the suspect who fled a traffic stop near Winchester Road and Clearbrook Street in Parkway Village. 

    Officials said that truck was stolen, and a police chase ensued.

    According to SCSO, the suspect abandoned the stolen truck after crashing on Honeywood Avenue near Dothan Street around 3:45 p.m. Monday.


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    Deputies then surrounded a home in the area. 

    FOX13 crews observed a man being taken into custody in that area, and deputies confirmed that man was the original suspect in this incident.

    The man was identified as Willie Love, 21.

    Love is facing a long list of charges – including two counts of aggravated assault, evading arrest, reckless endangerment, and tampering/fabricating evidence.

    Authorities recovered the vehicle, and there were no injuries reported. 

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