LIMA — A traffic stop by a Findlay police officer around noon Monday ended up with a police chase to Lima. Two people, a man and a woman, were taken into custody after fleeing the vehicle on foot.
Findlay Police Department initiated a stop for a traffic violation. The driver led the Findlay Police Department on a chase northbound to the North Baltimore area. The pursuit then went soutbound on Interstate 75, ending up on state Route 81. The driver and passenger abandoned the car on state Route 81 and took off on foot.
The Allen County Sheriff’s Department assisted the Ohio State Highway Patrol in locating the driver and passenger.