Chicago man arrested after leading deputies on chase at Shelby Farms Park

Chicago man arrested after leading deputies on chase at Shelby Farms Park
Brandon Brown (Source: Shelby County Jail)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A Chicago man is facing several charges after leading Shelby County Sheriff’s deputies on a wild chase at Shelby Farms Park.

A deputy was on patrol Thursday afternoon when he saw a Gold Toyota Camry pull into the park.

He recognized the tag on the vehicle, which had been stolen out of Chicago, Illinois.

The deputy attempted to make a traffic stop when the driver accelerated onto the walking trail nearly hitting numerous people.

Brief chase ends in Shelby Farms Park

The stolen car ran into a tree and hit another vehicle.

When it finally came to a stop, investigators say 20-year-old Brandon Brown fled the vehicle and ran into the woods.

Deputies lost sight of Brown until a K-9 was used to apprehend him.

He is charged with theft of property, evading arrest, resisting official detention, leave scene of accident, reckless driving, reckless endangerment,

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