One in custody following carjacking and high-speed chase ending in Maryland Heights


By: Roche Madden – FOX2NOW

ST. LOUIS- An hour-long police high-speed pursuit that began in St. Louis City finally ended around 9:30 p.m. Friday in Maryland Heights.

A FOX 2 viewer captured the end of the chase as police officers boxed in the suspect at Dorsett and McKelvey. It began as a carjacking on West Pine Avenue in the Central West End. The carjacker did show a weapon.

The pursuit traveled into the county where county cops picked up the chase. Stop-sticks and spikes were put down on the road and three tires on the suspect’s vehicle were destroyed. Police said Ryan McDanie gave up fairly quickly once he was trapped.

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