POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) – State authorities say a manhunt is underway for a suspect who lead officers on a high-speed chase in a vehicle stolen from the scene of a burglary.
According to officials, police responded to a burglary in Nicoma Park where multiple people were arrested, but Braxton Parham stole a truck from the scene and initiated the chase.
Parham then took the pursuit to I-40 where speeds reached up to 120 mph.
Oklahoma Highway Patrol Troopers performed a pit maneuver around mile marker 175 near S McLoud Rd.
Parham lost control and the truck crashed, but he ran into the nearby woods.
Both AirOne and K9s are on the scene as well as authorities from OHP, OKCPD, Nicoma Park PD, Oklahoma County and Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Offices.
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