Man arrested after police chase from Springfield to Chicopee


A man is now facing charges after a police chase that started in Springfield and ended in Chicopee Friday.

According to Springfield Police Spokesperson Ryan Walsh, 28-year-old Anthony Evans was arrested after the car he was in drove away from police in Springfield who tried to pull the vehicle over. 

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The car allegedly only stopped after it hit another car on Front Street in Chicopee.

Walsh said Evans is charged with carrying a dangerous weapon while having an active warrant, a warrant for armed robbery, and possession of a class B drug.

The driver of the car was also identified by police and will be issued a criminal complaint. 

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