Tulsa Cops, K-9 Track Down Stolen Vehicle Suspect

A man was taken into custody for reportedly stealing a motorcycle and leading police on a chase.

It happened late Wednesday before midnight around 31st and Memorial. At the scene officers with the Tulsa Police Department attempted to stop Larry Benton who reportedly stole the motorcycle.

Initial reports state that TPD used their helicopter and a K-9 unit to track down Benton after he fled the scene. Moments later he got off the motorcycle and ran from cops on foot.

Benton was taken into custody a short while after. He was booked into the jail for possession of a stolen vehicle and eluding police.