Police: 1 arrested after police pursuit in Suffolk

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Police say one person has been arrested following a vehicle pursuit that began in Bay Shore and ended in North Bellport.

Police say an officer attempted to pull over a man for speeding on southbound Brentwood Road near Sunrise Highway around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The driver of the vehicle drove his car into the front end of the patrol car, then fled through Bay Shore where it struck another patrol car.

The car continued eastbound before getting off Sunrise Highway at exit 55, where it headed eastbound before stopping at the corner of Bayview Avenue in North Bellport, according to police.

The two male occupants of the vehicle fled the scene on foot, police say. Officers apprehended, Trevon Johnson, short time later. The second man has not yet been located.

Johnson, 23, of Medford, was charged with harassment and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

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