High-speed chase ends in Ahwatukee

AHWATUKEE, AZ - Multiple people are in custody after leading officers on a high-speed chase in the southeast Valley on Wednesday night.

According to DPS, the pursuit started along Interstate 10 near Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino just after 11:00 p.m.

A DPS officer performed a PIT maneuver which caused the suspect's vehicle to rollover, DPS said.

The pursuit came to an end just after 11:30 p.m. near 40th Street and Pecos Road in Ahwatukee.

45 pounds of marijuana was seized at the scene, DPS said.

The suspect will be charged with possession of marijuana, possession of marijuana for sale, transportation of marijuana for sale, aggravated assault, conducting an illegal enterprise, conspiracy, and felony flight.

Phoenix, Mesa, Chandler and Gila River agencies all assisted in the incident.

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