GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--A suspect wanted by the Gloucester City Police Department was arrested in Gloucester Township according to The Shore News.
Gloucester Township Police (GTPD) reported on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at approximately 6:49 pm an officer assigned to the Traffic Safety Unit was conducting radar enforcement along College Drive when he observed a black Jeep Grand Cherokee traveling in excess of 20 mph over the speed limit.
The GTPD said officers pursued the suspect on foot through a wooded area additional patrol units responded and set up a perimeter. Officers operating in a plain clothes capacity were able to locate the suspect and radio his location to additional arriving officers who took the suspect into custody without anyone involved sustaining any injuries.
“The suspect driver was later found to have an outstanding warrant out of Gloucester City for Eluding police,” police reported. “He was additionally criminally charged by Gloucester Township with 3rd Degree Eluding, 4th Degree Resisting Arrest and issued multiple motor vehicle summonses. He was processed and turned over to Gloucester City Police Department to be processed on their outstanding warrant.”
The name of the suspect was not released.