Wentzville, MO (KSDK) - The man who led police on a chase Monday morning on I-70 has been arrested following a search, the St. Charles Sheriff says.
Reports say that just before 7 a.m., the suspect stole a large box of bath salts and shoved a clerk at 94 Bait & Tackle in Weldon Spring, which lead to the police chase.
The chase ended when police lost the vehicle.
Police and Highway Patrol were searching for the suspect in an area north of Wentzville, right off Mattee Road in unincorporated St. Charles County.
Police found the suspect hiding in someone's backyard and arrested him.
No other information is available at this time.