• Couple in custody after chase leads to crash in north Tulsa

    By: Sara Whaley


    TULSA, Okla. - Quick facts:

    • A man is in custody after a chase led to a crash and then a foot chase in north Tulsa Tuesday afternoon.
    • Police say a suspect took off from officers when he saw them.
    • The chase ended with a crash near North Denver and Jasper. 
    • The suspect then reportedly took off on foot and reportedly offered a nearby homeowner $100 to hide him before breaking into an empty home, where police later found him in an attic.
    • Police initially took the wrong man into custody after a woman in the vehicle said he was the suspect. He was later released after police said she was lying.
    • The woman was taken into custody.
    • Police said they also found a gun they said was thrown out of the car during the chase.
    • The suspect was identified as Neville Ewell Jr. He faces three first degree burglary charges, among others.
    • The woman was identified as Mleigh Jarrett.

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