A routine traffic stop in rockford turns into a high speed car chase.
This happened around 6pm and ended near Paris and Rural. Winnebago County Sheriff’s deputies say they tried to pull the driver over. The suspect then got out and ran.
A K9 unit tracked him about two blocks east of the intersection. Investigators say the suspect was wanted on several warrants and is in custody. We’re working to find out his name.
The person hit in the other car was not seriously hurt.