Man runs 24 stop signs and 5 red lights in police pursuit

Wichita Police (KSN File Photo)
Wichita Police (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police say a man who ran 24 stop signs and five red lights before being stopped.

It happened Thursday night at 10:06 p.m. in the 1400 block of North Emporia.

During the pursuit, the driver hit three vehicles.

Police said minor injuries were reported, and one person was taken to the hospital.

The suspect was eventually stopped and arrested in the 1500 block North St. Francis.

He was charged with felony evade and elude, resisting police, aggravated battery, and possession of marijuana. 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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