Chase suspect in custody following foot pursuit near Yukon
OKLAHOMA CITY – A suspect who fled from Oklahoma City police and led them on a chase and foot pursuit is now in custody.
Police were in a high-speed chase with the suspect Wednesday around 8:15 a.m.
The suspect bailed out of the vehicle near NW 10th and the Kilpatrick Turnpike and took off on foot.
Multiple law enforcement agencies and a K9 unit were searching for the suspect.
Yukon High School and other schools in the area were put on lockdown as a precaution.
He was taken into custody by Yukon police and identified as Lance Sherwood, 47. He will be booked on complaints of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, attempting to elude, various traffic charges and some city warrants.
It is unknown what led up to the incident, and authorities are still investigating.