Two in custody after Friday morning police chase

Police attempted to pull over a car for a tag violation. (RAW AERIAL FOOTAGE)

ATLANTA - Two people are in custody, and police are searching for a third suspect, after a Friday morning chase through a downtown Atlanta neighborhood.

Police said the incident happened around 11am when a Georgia state trooper tried to pull over a vehicle for a tag violation on Memorial Drive and Capitol Avenue.

The driver didn’t stop and a pursuit ensued onto Moreland Avenue and then onto Skyhaven Road.

The chase ended when the suspect’s vehicle turned on Powell Court, which is a dead-end street.

Police said there were three men in the vehicle, and the driver and one of the passengers were taken into custody.

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