Posted on Saturday January 05, 2019
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
January 5, 2019
On Friday, January 4, 2019, at approximately 8:10 p.m., the Stallings Police Department notified the Matthews Police Department that they were pursuing a vehicle that was about to enter Matthews traveling westbound on John St. As Matthews officers arrived in the area, Stallings officers had taken the driver into custody in the 7500 block of Greylock Ridge Rd. Although there were no injuries reported from this incident, the suspect had crashed into a basketball goal before coming to a stop, causing minor damage. Matthews officers were not involved in the pursuit.