ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A slow speed police pursuit that started in north St. Louis County ended with a crash in the city of St. Louis Tuesday afternoon.
According to Pine Lawn police, a woman was seen by officers tossing trash from her car on Statford in Jennings. They attempted to pull the woman over for littering, but she just kept driving away at around 20 mph. At some point, the woman sped up then struck a tree near the intersection of Clinton and Blair in north St. Louis.
She ran off. Police chased after her, eventually tasering her before taking her into custody.