Shots-fired incident ends in police chase on I-72
A shots-fired call ended in a police chase on I-72 Thursday morning.
According to Springfield Police, officers responded to reports of shots fired near South Grand and 16th Street.
After arriving the suspect was seen fleeing in a dark vehicle.
A car matching the description was later seen going eastbound on I-72 and police gave chase.
The driver came back to Springfield where police were able to stop the vehicle.
Police said the vehicle was not connected to the shooting, but they are investigating why the driver did not stop the first time.