01 February 2020

 Major Eric L. Laughton
 Troop E Commander



The State Police engaged in a brief pursuit of a motorist who refused to comply and pull over when Troopers activated emergency lights and siren on St-Rte 104 in Rochester.

The operator of the fleeing vehicle struck the State Police vehicle during the pursuit that was terminated.

The passenger was taken into custody and the operator is known and troopers are continuing to look for that person.

No injuries were reported.

The investigation is continuing. 

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