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Carmel traffic stop ends with pursuit, crash north of Westfield

CARMEL — A pursuit that began as a simple traffic stop in Carmel led to the arrest of a man for drug and firearms charges.According to the Carmel Police Department, officers pursued a man Sunday morning after he drove away from an attempted traffic stop.The pursuit included officers from Carmel, Westfield, Sheridan and Noblesville before ending near 226th Street in Hamilton County.”Our well-trained officers were able to utilize an intervention technique to bring the pursuit to a safe end in the area of US 31 and 226th St, preventing further danger to the motoring public,” police said in the Facebook post.The driver, a 30-year-old man, faces preliminary charges of dealing marijuana, possession of a handgun by a prohibited person, resisting law enforcement and more.

As reported by Indianapolis News and Headlines