OVPD: Man arrested after fleeing, crashing stolen car into pole
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Oro Valley police are investigating if a man who they said stole a vehicle and tried to run from officers on Thursday, Feb. 11 is connected to a string of other crimes in the area.
Just before 8 p.m., an officer noticed a car heading north on Oracle Road with its headlights off.
When the officer tried to pull over the driver, he sped away. He crashed into another car and slammed into a light pole.
He then allegedly ran across the Wells Fargo parking lot near Oracle and Orange Grove Roads.
Officers caught up with the man and used a stun gun to take him down.
They said the man was driving a stolen black Honda.
They searched the vehicle and found several wigs inside.
Officers are now working to determine if the man is linked to other crimes in the area.
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