Driver Leads Police on Chase

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WILKES-BARRE — Officers in Wilkes-Barre were led on a chase in the early morning hours on Wednesday.

Responders said the chase started around 2:00 a.m. on Blackman Street.  When officers arrived, authorities claim a car pulled out with no headlights.

Police tried to pull the car over, but it took off.  After a chase, responders tell Newswatch 16 two people ditched the car on Puritan Lane and ran.

Wilkes-Barre police have not said if anyone is in custody or why the people would not pull over.