Police: Man leads police on chase in stolen car - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Police: Man leads police on chase in stolen car

Joshua Burleson (Source: Dunklin County Jail) Joshua Burleson (Source: Dunklin County Jail)

Kennett Police arrested a Region 8 man for a stolen vehicle Saturday morning.

According to the Kennett Police Department, they tried to stop a white Ford Fusion stolen from Jonesboro shortly before 5 a.m.

The driver did not stop the car and led police on a chase. The car eventually crashed in a cotton field north of Highway E-E, north of Highway 153.

Kennett Police said they arrested Joshua Burleson, 23, of Marmaduke.

He was taken to the Dunklin County Jail. Kennett police did not release what kind of charges he will be facing.

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