August 19, 2014 09:39AM
By ELLYN SANTIAGO
Sun Staff Writer
WESTERLY — A police pursuit that began around 1:51 p.m. Monday from Watch Hill Road to Shore Road into Dunn’s Corners to Nina Drive near McGowan Corners in Bradford ended when the fleeing suspect bailed out of his moving car, which careened into a police cruiser, and took off on foot. The suspect was quickly captured by Westerly Police Department officers, according to Chief Edward St. Clair.
No one was injured in the chase and subsequent capture.
According to St. Clair, Leonard D. Harrington, 43, of Greenman Road, Westerly, was suspected of driving with a suspended license and possibly of driving under the influence.