October 30, 2017 1:50 pm

Crash ends Saskatoon police chase for 2 people wanted on outstanding warrants

Two people wanted on outstanding warrants are in custody after leading Saskatoon police on a brief chase.

Neil Fisher / Global News

Two people are in Saskatoon police custody after leading an officer on a chase early Monday morning.

The officer said he spotted a white Chrysler Intrepid being driven suspiciously in the area of 20th Street and Avenue T South at around 4 a.m. CT.

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He said the driver took off when he activated his lights and siren to make a traffic stop.

The driver slowed down a few blocks away before hitting a curb and coming to a stop.

A man and a woman fled on foot but were tracked down and arrested.

A 22-year-old Saskatoon man is facing charges of evading police, obstructing a peace officer, breach of probation and breach of recognizance.

He was also wanted on outstanding warrants.

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The 22-year-old Saskatoon woman was also wanted on outstanding warrants.

Both are scheduled to appear Monday afternoon in Saskatoon provincial court.

A stolen vehicle investigation is ongoing.

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