PRATTVILLE, AL (WSFA) - Residents in one of Prattville's neighborhoods may have noticed the heavy police presence Thursday afternoon.
According to Police Chief Mark Thompson, the suspect, identified as a woman and wanted for an apparent shoplifting, started a high-speed chase with his officers.
The chase ended at a house on Huie Street, located off of Cobbs Ford Road, Thompson said, with the woman being taken into custody.
Thompson said police were called after a woman was caught shoplifting at a store in east Prattville. While in pursuit, police say the woman struck a vehicle on McQueen-Smith Road trying to evade police.
The woman was taken to the Autauga County Metro Jail. The chief said there are multiple charges pending.