The Pierce County Sheriff’s Division used a PIT maneuver to cease a theft suspect on Eastbound State Route 512 close to Interstate 5 in Lakewood on Friday.
The incident occurred simply after 6 p.m. and brought on a visitors backup for simply over an hour.
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Division tells KIRO 7 they have been pursuing a suspect from an earlier armed theft that occurred in Spanaway.
Deputies consider the suspect robbed the GameStop on Mountain Freeway and 2 hundredth Avenue at gunpoint.
The pursuit ended when a deputy carried out a profitable PIT maneuver, and the suspect was taken into custody.
The suspect is being booked on first-degree theft, felony eluding, and resisting arrest.