OAK LAWN, Ill. (WLS) — Police have arrested a carjacking suspect who fled on foot after leading police on a chase that ended in south suburban Oak Lawn.

Oak Lawn police asked residents to avoid the area near 95th Street and Oak Park Avenue or shelter in place as they searched for the suspect, who fled on foot after crashing at the intersection. Oak Lawn police said the suspect was wanted in connection with a carjacking reported in Chicago on Sunday.

A Gary police plate reader got a hit on a stolen vehicle out of Chicago around 2:15 p.m. Monday and an officer attempted to stop the vehicle, but the driver took off on westbound I-80/94 into Illinois, according to Oak Lawn police.

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Police pursued the vehicle until it got off I-294 at 127th Street in Alsip. Then, police said the vehicle got back on I-294 going north to 95th Street in Oak Lawn. The driver then proceeded east until crashing at 95th Street and Oak Park Avenue.

Oak Lawn police said the driver of the vehicle was taken into custody at the scene. Police with dogs were seen seraching for the second suspect, a passenger in the vehicle. Police said that suspect was taken into custody around 5 p.m.

A number of police departments are involved, including police from Oak Lawn and Gary, Indiana. So far, there are no reports of any injuries.

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