Police chase leads to theft arrest

PELHAM, AL (WBRC) - Pelham police say it was a matter of being at the right place at the right time.
A Pelham police officer was on routine patrol when he tried to pull over a truck on Highway 31. The truck had just left a business.

When the driver of the truck failed to stop for police a high speed chase began and ended on Highway 459 northbound near the Galleria.
Investigators say the driver stole the truck and the pressure washer attached on a small trailer.

No one was hurt and the suspect is now in custody at the Pelham Police Department.