Crime & Safety
Dubuque men who fled police in a stolen vehicle, taken into custody
Dubuque, Iowa – Two men of Dubuque were taken into custody after being accused of vehicle theft and evading law enforcement.
Deputies within Galena Police Department noticed a previously reported stolen vehicle from Dubuque.
The vehicle evaded police but shortly the tires of the vehicle were deflated after deputies deployed a tire deflation device on the road.
The driver lost control over the vehicle when entering in Illinois and crashed.
The driver of the vehicle, Joseph Collins was detained immediately and the passenger, Ghavonne Wright was arrested moments later in a wooded area after fleeing on foot.
Investigation is ongoing.