Tulsa police track down a suspect after a crash involving a stolen car

Police arrested Gerald Lawrence after they say Lawrence crashed the stolen car he was driving into two other vehicles. Police say that when Lawrence is out of the hospital, he will be booked on complaint of possession of a stolen vehicle, endangering others while eluding, felony hit and run and ...
  • Tulsa police noticed a stolen car at 12100 E. 21st Street.
  • Police tried to pull the car over, and the driver pulled into a school parking lot and stopped.
  • Then the driver tried to speed away. That's when police started a pursuit.
  • TPD lost sight of the stolen car then came upon a crash at 10400 E. 21st Street involving two other vehicles.
  • One car had two adults and two infants inside. The two adults went to the hospital with minor injuries.
  • Two people in a pickup truck weren't injured.
  • Police say that after the crash, the suspect, Gerald Lawrence, ran from the scene.
  • Police found him hiding in the grass nearby.
  • TPD says that Lawrence admitted to being high.
  • Officers found methamphetamine on him.
  • Police say that when Lawrence is out of the hospital, he will be booked on complaint of possession of a stolen vehicle, endangering others while eluding, felony hit and run and traffic charges.
  • DUI and drug charges could be added after a drug test.
  • While officers were working the crash, officers say they arrested Martin Garza for DUI after he stopped his car and couldn't navigate the police lights.
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