Law Enforcement Track Down Burglary Suspect After A Chase
Iberia Parish Sheriff's Deputies helped officers from the Jeanerette City Marshal's Office during a pursuit of a suspect who was fleeing down Highway 90.
Deputies say the car drove into New Iberia, and police were able to later get him to stop at the intersection of Ann and Dale Streets.
Police say 19-year-old Alvin Westley of Lafayette was arrested for having two outstanding warrants.
Westly had a warrant out for his arrest for failing to appear over a marijuana possession charge along with a failure to appear charge for simple burglary.
Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal says three Sheriff's patrol car were damage during the pursuit. He adds that deputies driving those units were then treated for injuries after the crash.
Westly is also facing charges from Louisiana State Police and the Jeanerette City Marshal's Office.