DUQUESNE (KDKA) — Police say a man threw heroin and a handgun out of his car while leading officers on a chase through Duquesne on Tuesday.
The incident started around 8:40 p.m.
The City of Duquesne Police Department says officers noticed an older Lincoln sedan driving erratically on SR-837. The officers suspected the driver was impaired and tried to pull the vehicle over, but the driver failed to stop.
The driver was not identified, but police say he is a 37-year-old man from Coraopolis who was wanted for a parole violation, had an additional arrest warrant out of Allegheny County for a felony crime, and has numerous felony convictions.