COLUMBIA, Ill. – A car thief led police on a pursuit early this morning.
It started in Columbia, Illinois and ended around 3:00 a.m. Monday when the driver slammed into a car attempting to turn into Pop’s Nightclub on Route 3 in Sauget.
The thief ran but was captured a short time later.
The two people in the car that he hit were checked out by EMS on the scene.
Our Nissan Rogue Runner reporter Jason Maxwell was at the scene.