2 suspects in custody, 1 at large after police chase ends at Bessemer Dollar Tree


BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: 11:39 a.m.
CBS 42 has received more information on this morning’s police chase that ended in Bessemer.

According to Cpl. Steve Smith, Alabama State Troopers entered a pursuit that originated from Bremen, Georgia. The pursuit in Georgia involved multiple agencies and traveled to Bessemer along I-20, where eventually the three subjects stopped and bailed from their vehicle, fleeing on foot.

Two of the suspects were taken into custody, one remains at large. The suspects have been booked into the Jefferson County Jail in Bessemer on fugitive warrants.

Deputies from Georgia are working to obtain the necessary warrants to have the suspects extradited back to Georgia.

9 a.m.
According to Alabama State Trooper Steve Smith, two suspects are in custody after a police chase ended at a Bessmer Dollar Tree.

One suspect is still at large.

The chase started in Bremen, Georgia, after a drug store robbery.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Original Story: CBS 42 is on the scene of a large police presence at a Dollar Tree on 9th Avenue.

We are working to gather more information at this time.


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