Suspect arrested after stealing and wrecking KCK police vehicle
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A suspect was taken into custody after stealing a KCK police cruiser Thursday afternoon then trying to steal another vehicle.
KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler said officers were trying to pull someone over for a felony car stop when the suspect stole a patrol car and fled the area.
The vehicle was found wrecked and abandoned at 74th and Tauromee. The suspect fled on foot, and KCK police deployed a K-9 unit to track the suspect down.
Police found the suspect at 75th and State where Zeigler said he was trying to take another car. He was taken into custody.