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Newport Police Chase of Suspected Stolen Car Ends in Cincinnati with Crash

A police chase that started in Newport ended in Cincinnati with a crash downtown on Friday.

Police believe that the car was stolen and the chase began on the Kentucky side of the Ohio River before heading north across the Taylor-Southgate Bridge. The suspect is believed to have crashed into a couple of other vehicles before stopping with a thud at a parking meter on the 800 block of Broadway.

Lamon Tolbert, 21, was arrested and taken to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office where he faces multiple charges.

More information was not immediately available.

-Staff report

Photo by Bryan Burke, associate editor

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Suspect in 2011 when he was arrested in Kenton Co.