SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) – One person has been taken into custody after police chased after a burglary suspect along the Florida Turnpike in Southwest Miami-Dade.
Several police cruisers could be seen blocking the right northbound lane along the Turnpike, just before the Northwest 74th Street exit, at around 4 a.m. on Friday.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers said they were called by Miami-Dade Police to help stop a burglary suspect.
Troopers ended up spotting the vehicle in the area of Northwest 12th Street and attempted a traffic stop but the driver refused to stop.
Troopers were able to stop him using a pit maneuver.
The chase was caught on dashcam video.
A tow truck could be seen towing a silver sedan from the scene.
7News cameras captured a man in a hoodie being placed in handcuffs.
Four men who were inside the vehicle were taken into custody.
Those who frequent the area are advised to seek alternative routes until the scene has cleared.
Please check back on WSVN.com for more details on this developing story.
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