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Man Arrested After Car Chase In Springfield

(Springfield, OR) -- A man is facing several charges following a police pursuit in Springfield. Police say an officer was patrolling near 42nd and Main Street early yesterday morning when they noticed a car driving carelessly and tried to pull it over. Police say the driver refused to pull over, leading to a car chase that ended when police disabled the driver's vehicle in the parking lot of International Paper. The driver then allegedly got out of the car and fled on foot into a nearby cattle field. Police brought in a K-9 unit to track him down and arrest him. Police identify the suspect as 36-year-old Trask Austin Phelps.

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