Deputies apprehend woman after police chase

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WICHITA, Kansas – Sedgwick County sheriff’s deputies apprehended a 41-year-old woman after chasing a family on K-42.

It happened near K-42 and 263rd Street West last Wednesday night.

While enroute, dispatch told deputies that the woman was driving westbound on K-42 in a red Ford Escort.

Deputies found the Escort at the Viola convenience store where the woman began driving circles around the gas pumps.

Officials recognized the woman from a prior pursuit on May 29.

Deputies broke the window in her Escort to remove her from the car.

She was taken to Via Christi St. Joe for a medical evaluation.

Her car was impounded. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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