Police: Driver crashed stolen car, took off on foot

Source: MGN Online
Source: MGN Online

COLUMBIA TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are looking for the driver who crashed a stolen car, then took off on foot.

It happened late Thursday night in the 400 block of East 13th Street.

Police say a sheriff's deputy tried to stop a 2006 Dodge Stratus on Ridge Avenue and Highland Avenue that was reported stolen from the City of Cincinnati. The driver took off on southbound I-71 and exited onto Reading Road.

The deputy lost sight of the vehicle and terminated the pursuit. The stolen vehicle was located moments later by Cincinnati Police after the driver struck a parked car.

A K-9 track of the suspect was unsuccessful.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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