CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A man has been arrested after stealing a car and leading police on a chase in it, according to the Charlotte-Meckleburg Police Department.
Around 4:00 p.m. officers spotted a green Buick that had been reported stolen. The driver of the car, Clenton Currence, 40, is from out-of-state and wanted on charges in Mecklenburg County.
Officers attempted to stop the car, but Currence refused and led police on a chase.
Eventually, the vehicle was stopped on Avalon Ave. in west Charlotte. Currence and a passenger in the vehicle were taken into custody. The passenger was questioned and released on scene.
Currence was arrested and is being held in Mecklenbug County.