An overnight police chase that occurred on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel has resulted in the arrest of a Delaware man.

According to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel Police Chief Eddie Spencer, an individual pulled up in the EZ-pass lane Sunday night and got stuck. An officer came to assist the vehicle and smelled a strong marijuana odor. The officer asked the suspect to pull over, and the suspect subsequently took off. Bridge Tunnel police ensued and attempted to stop the vehicle. When the suspect refused to stop, Police backed off for safety concerns.

The CBBT Police put up spike strips at the end of the facility, which the suspect ran over, causing his vehicle to wreck. He then got out on foot and was apprehended. 

Under arrest is Devlin Dalonte Smith Coleman from Wilmington, Delaware. Charges are currently pending.

 

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