Man leads police on high-speed chase from Maryland to Lancaster County

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Police arrested a man after a high-speed pursuit that began out of Rising Sun, Maryland and ended in Lancaster County.

Justin Michael Burchett, of Elkton, Maryland, was taken into custody Friday night, shortly after he crashed his vehicle on State Route 272 in Providence Township.

Police said spike strips were used to slow down Burchett’s vehicle.

Burchett attempted to run on foot but was apprehended by members of state police in Lancaster and Rising Sun police.

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