INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - A short police chase ended with one man being arrested overnight.
Around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, police officers said they tried to pull over a man they thought was driving recklessly near 30th Street and Emerson Avenue.
Officials said the man took off but stopped at 30th Street and Hawthorne Lane before fleeing on foot. He ran in front of a squad car that "nudged" him, according to officials at the scene. He was taken to the hospital as a precaution, but he is OK.
Police say there was a warrant out for the man on a prior probation violation.
3 P.M. UPDATE: Snow began picking up a little bit in areas west of Indianapolis. Recent snowfall amounts indicate 10 inches in Vincennes, 6 1/2 inches in Martinsville, 7 1/2 inches in Bloomington and 5 inches in Seymour.
An officer accused of coercing a drunk woman to have sex with him while she was in his custody during OWI patrol now faces felony rape charges as well as the sexual misconduct charges he was arrested for in September.
The state Department of Homeland Security is warning drivers to be cautious driving throughout much of southern Indiana because of treacherous road conditions caused by ice and snow.