Suspect Arrested After High Speed Chase With SIU Vehicle

Carbondale, Ill. – A suspect is in custody after a high-speed chase involving a vehicle allegedly stolen from SIU.

News 3 reports the truck was delivering Daily Egyptian newspapers when it was reported stolen from a gas station around 10:30 p.m Wednesday.

Police spotted the truck an hour later in Marion and chased the subject back to Carbondale on Route 13.

The truck eventually crashed and the suspect was apprehended after a short chase on foot. No names have been released.