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On August 25, 2011 at 0655 hours, Clearfield Dispatch put out an attempt to locate on a stolen vehicle involved in a hit and run in Clearfield. Clearfield PD initiated a police pursuit and requested assistance from Davis County Officers as the pursuit went westbound on Antelope from Main Street in Layton. Davis County Deputies spotted the vehicle traveling through the Freeport Center and picked up the pursuit from there.
Pursuit speeds reached 65 mph and the suspects were reckless driving throughout. At one point, deputies stated that they were throwing evidence out of the window of the vehicle, which was recovered by officers later. At some point during the pursuit, a Davis County Deputy was involved in a single car crash, in which he crashed into an apartment sign. The vehicle and sign sustained property damage, there were no injuries. Suspects were taken into custody after a foot pursuit. UHP is investigating the accident portion of the incident