KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police arrested at least two people Wednesday morning after a police pursuit ended in a crash just on the edge of the parade crowd.
The incident happened around 8:20 a.m. at 20th and Pershing.
Police stopped the suspects with what they call a ‘PIT maneuver.’
As of 8:36 a.m., police said there have been no reports of injuries.
Police pursuit on parade route. Officers have PIT maneuvered vehicle on Pershing between Main and Grand. #chiefsparade
— Kansas City Police (@kcpolice) February 5, 2020
— Mayor Q (@QuintonLucasKC) February 5, 2020
A Clay County deputy assisting along the parade route threw stop sticks & successfully deflated 2 tires on the suspect vehicle during the chase. We’re glad nobody was injured. Enjoy the #chiefsparade!
— Clay County Sheriff (@SheriffClayCo) February 5, 2020