Man accused of theft leads police on chase through Tri-State

Alleged burglary sparks police chase through Tri-State

MONTGOMERY, Ohio (FOX19) - A 19-year-old is facing charges following a chase through two counties on Sunday.

Police were initially dispatched to the Kroger in the 9900 block Montgomery Road where a man said someone in a white Mercedes tried to take his wallet.

Officers located the Mercedes but the driver took off and headed toward I-71, the police report reads.

The car, which was listed as stolen on the report, blew a tire that ripped off the back bumper.

Police were eventually able to stop the car after the driver allegedly went through the median on I-71 and into oncoming traffic.

Jeremiah Jackson is facing felony charges for receiving stolen property and failure to comply, according to the police report.

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