Police searching for driver of stolen vehicle who led police on short chase

MOORHEAD, MN (Valley News Live) Moorhead and Fargo's police are searching for a suspect that led them on a chase, Friday morning.

According to Moorhead police, an officer recognized a stolen vehicle just before 3 a.m in South Moorhead, between 24th ave and 8th st, When the officer attempted to stop it, the driver sped off.

Police say the driver twisted in and out of neighbourhoods before driving into the main road. They say speeds at times exceeded 40 MPH.

Moorhead police tell us the chase ended when the suspect drove the wrong way on a one way and headed into Fargo.

Police describe the car as a green old mobile with North Dakota plates 599CNU.

No further information has been released.