Photo courtesy of Colorado Springs Police.

A police chase through Colorado Springs Wednesday afternoon resulted in two crashes and ended with eight people detained.

Police said they were chasing a vehicle linked to an earlier robbery, menacing, motor vehicle burglary and a drive-by shooting. That vehicle crashed into two others, police said. The chased ended around 4 p.m.

The first crash happened at Canada Drive and Constitution Avenue and the second at Murray Boulevard and Moffat Circle.

Eight juveniles were in the suspect vehicle at the time of the crash, Gazette news partner KKTV reported. All eight tried to run and all were detained. Their ages were not released. Multiple guns were found in the vehicle.



Evan is a 2019 intern at The Gazette. He is a Colorado Springs native who is currently a student at Northwestern University.

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