Multi-State Chase Terminated in Grand Forks


Shortly after 8 a.m. Saturday, the East Grand Forks Police pursued a vehicle into Grand Forks on Demers Avenue.

The Grand Forks Police Department took over on the pursuit near 42nd St. & Demers.

The vehicle involved was a maroon Suburban with ND plates and a male driver. The pursuit went south on S. 42nd St. and then east to the  Altru Hospital area with the vehicle not stopping.

A decision to was made to discontinue the pursuit near  the Columbia Road Overpass due to safety concerns. Later the vehicle was again pursued from E. Grand Forks to Grand Forks by East Grand Forks Police but not pursued in Grand Forks. A citizen reported last seeing the vehicle west bound from S. Columbia Rd and 24th Ave. S.

Investigation is continuing by Grand Forks and East Grand Forks Police. Anyone with information is asked to contact either agency.