WF Police arrest man after report of stolen car

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WEST FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) A man is in jail after police say he stole a car and led them on a long chase through Fargo and West Fargo.

It started around 1 a.m. when West Fargo officers spotted a car on Main Avenue in Fargo that was reported stolen. Officers used a tire deflation device early in the pursuit to slow the vehicle down, and the chase ended in West Fargo when the driver got stuck in a ditch. After a brief standoff, the driver surrendered.

Police arrested 31-year-old Cody Church for possession of a stolen vehicle, fleeing in a motor vehicle, and multiple warrants.