Update: Police chase ends after pursuit through Evansville east side

Update: Police chase ends after pursuit through Evansville east side
Police chase (Source: WFIE)

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - 14 News was there as a car jacking suspect was loaded onto a stretcher, following a police chase.

Police tell us this man is Joshua Scherretz.

They say it started around 5 p.m. when he walked up to a teen in a vehicle at a shopping complex on North Green River Road.

They say he implied he had a gun, the teen hopped out, and the Scherretz took off.

Evansville Police spotted it and the chase began.

At one point, he rammed an unmarked police car, and later nicked a marked police car as he hopped out and tried to run, leaving the stolen vehicle in gear.

He was captured near Governor and Delaware.

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