GLEN CARBON, Ill. – Three suspects are in custody after a police chase that started in Missouri.

An official with the St. Louis County Police Department says they assisted Bel-Ridge police with a pursuit that went through Berkeley, then east on Interstate 270, and into Illinois.

The pursuit ended when the suspects crashed on I-270 just east of Route 157 in Glen Carbon. Three suspects got out of the crashed vehicle and ran, but were later captured by police.

Police say the pursuit started when the suspects fled a traffic stop.

Authorities say during the pursuit there was an attempted assault on an officer, but further details have not been released.

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