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Driver suspected of stealing vehicle detained in central Vegas

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A person was detained Wednesday as part of a stolen vehicle investigation in the central Las Vegas Valley.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, officers observed the vehicle that was tied to a stolen car investigation at 3:08 p.m. When police attempted to stop the vehicle, the driver refused to stop, driving erratically.

Police said the vehicle drove into oncoming traffic a number of times. A Metro air unit was deployed to observe the vehicle, but no chase was made on the ground.

The person was taken into custody in the area of Reno Avenue and Decatur Boulevard after the vehicle crashed.

An investigation was ongoing in the incident.

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