Johnston Police: Man arrested after pursuit in stolen car

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JOHNSTON, R.I. (WLNE)- A police pursuit ended in an arrest Monday afternoon.

Johnston Police say they arrested 40-year-old Raymond Grundy, who was driving a stolen vehicle before leading police on a chase. Police told ABC6 Grundy was driving with a suspended license and had two outstanding warrants for his arrest.

One warrant was for possession of a stolen motor vehicle and the other was for shoplifting.

Grundy is being charged with the following:

  1. Possession of a Stolen Motor Vehicle
  2. Eluding a Police Officer
  3. Reckless Driving
  4. Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Johnston Police say Grundy also faces other moving motor vehicle violations.

According to police, a female in the stolen vehicle was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after they struck another vehicle. The driver of that vehicle was not injured.

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