Police seize gun, arrest two men in Springfield after car, foot chase

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Police arrested two men after a brief car and foot chase in Springfield Wednesday afternoon.

According to Springfield Police Spokesperson Ryan Walsh, one of the men was arrested on Chestnut Street and was wearing a GPS bracelet for previous gun charges.

The other suspect led police on a car chase around 2:55 p.m. from Chestnut Street to Cedar Street. He then attempted to run from police on foot but was eventually arrested. In the vehicle, officers found a gun.

Both suspects are facing charges.

Walsh said more information on the suspects would be released on Thursday.

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