Oklahoma Watches and Warnings
Weather closings and delays

Chase involving stolen vehicle ends in Lawton church parking lot

LAWTON, Okla. –  A driver who led officers on a chase was instantly surrounded when he pulled into a church parking lot.

Authorities in Lawton say they spotted a car that had been reported as stolen, and attempted to pull over the vehicle.

However, the driver took off and led them on a 45 minute chase through the city.

The chase wound through residential streets, where officers kept speeds low in an attempt to keep others safe. It eventually ended in a church parking lot.

At this point, the driver has not been identified but will face a number of charges.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.