Police involved in an early high speed chase

Crews on the scene check on one of the suspects
Crews on the scene check on one of the suspects

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -- Dozens of law enforcement officers were involved in a high speed chase that started Tuesday morning in Montgomery County and ended in Bullock County.

A woman told authorities that two men approached her at the Meadows Apartments, stole her purse and then drove off in a white Dodge Charger.

Patrol tried to stop the car, which sped off down Interstate 65. A high speed chase ensued reaching speeds over 100mph.

During the chase, one police cruiser crashed, though there were no injuries reported.

Officers were finally able to put a road block on Highway 82 and stop the suspects. Three people were arrested on the scene.

Later in the day, WSFA 12 News learned, investigators found there were more robberies and a total of six people were placed in police custody.

Currently, the names of the suspects are not being released.