HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A Henrico County police officer was involved in an accident that occurred near the Virginia Department of Health building on Laburnum avenue Monday afternoon. We’re told this happened after a chase.
According to police, a pursuit ensued at roughly 4:20 p.m. after an officer attempted to pull over a driver for a drug violation. The suspect instead took off and ultimately crashed into the Virginia Department of Health building in the 1400 block of Laburnum Avenue. The suspect tried to flee after exiting his vehicle, but was apprehended by police.
No one was injured.
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