A police chase in Central Va on Interstate 95 started with a strong armed robbery in Colonial Heights near the High School. A 70-year-old woman was forced to the ground and her purse was stolen by the suspects. The crime happened on Pleasant Dale Avenue.
Colonial Heights Police got behind the suspect and began pursuit. The pursuit led the officers to the City of Petersburg, where the vehicle crashed on Washington Street at the I-95 south entrance.
There were four people in the vehicle, and according to police sources, most are being treated by EMS for injuries.