Triple homicide suspect leads Virginia police on naked chase


PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (CNN) — A triple homicide suspect led authorities in Virginia on a chase throughout residential neighborhoods. All while the suspect ran naked.

The Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office says 19-year-old Matthew Bernard killed two women and a child Tuesday. Authorities say Bernard and the victims were related.

Police were trying to arrest Bernard when he led them on a chase.

At one point, Bernard attacked a church groundskeeper standing nearby.

The officer tried to stop him with mace and a stun gun. He was eventually taken into custody.

The victims have not yet been identified. Authorities say a neighbor found one body in the driveway and the other two bodies were discovered inside the home.

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