Within the midst of a police chase, thief causes 4 crashes, tries to carjack a cop automotive


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A automotive thief was concerned in no less than 4 collisions that left two folks injured Monday evening as he led Montreal police on a chase that stretched from Montreal East to Boucherville.

Montreal police mentioned the incident started round 9:15 p.m., when a suspect ran a automotive that had been stolen off-island right into a automotive on the nook of Sherbrooke St. and Gamble Ave. in Montreal East.

The occupants of the automobile, a 17-year-old man and 18-year-old girl, suffered accidents that weren’t life threatening.

Police mentioned the person then threw the couple out of the automotive and continued his drive, colliding quickly after with one other automotive within the space and making an attempt once more — albeit unsuccessfully — to carjack that automobile.

He then resumed his drive within the couple’s automotive, finally colliding with a Montreal police cruiser and sparking a chase that noticed him pursued to Boucherville on the South Shore.

Over the course of the chase, the automotive thief struck a second squad automotive that he additionally tried to steal, however as a substitute discovered himself overpowered and arrested.

There have been no accidents reported within the three collisions that occurred following that in Montreal East.

A 39-year-old suspect, who additionally suffered accidents that weren’t life threatening, is predicted to be questioned afterward Tuesday.