One person in custody after brief chase in east Charlotte

- At least one person has been taken into custody after a brief chase in east Charlotte Saturday afternoon, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police. 

Officers were notified of a license plate reader hit on Beatties Ford Rd. of a vehicle that was stolen during an armed robbery on June 20th. When officers located the vehicle and attempted to stop it the driver refused to pull over. Officers chased the vehicle into east Charlotte on The Plaza where it finally crashed into a stop sign on Matheson Ave. at Holt St. in the Villa Heights community.

One suspect was taken into custody after a brief foot chase and K-9 officers are searching for a second suspect. 

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