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Deputy-involved crash during police pursuit

Posted at 3:38 PM, Sep 18, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-18 16:38:35-04

CLAREMORE, Okla. - Police say employees at a Long John Silvers restaurant were about to make a bank run when they noticed a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot.

Police ran tags on the vehicle and discovered that the vehicle had been reported stolen. 

Police say the suspect drove off, leading police on a chase from Claremore to Catoosa before running out of gas. 

During the pursuit, a Rogers County deputy was involved in a crash just south of the entrance to the Port of Catoosa. 

The suspect was taken into custody. Police say they do not believe the deputy was injured during the crash. 

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