Police chase spans two states, ends near East Liverpool

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State police have reportedly taken one man into custody after an hours-long chase in Beaver County overnight

CHESTER, W.Va. (WKBN) – State police have reportedly taken one man into custody after an hours-long chase in Beaver County overnight.

According to Pittsburgh CBS affiliate KDKA, the chase started just after midnight along Route 168 in Hookstown.

KDKA identified the arrested suspect as 21-year-old Robert Byrd, III, from East Liverpool.

Authorities were looking for a second suspect, Scott David Shreve, also from East Liverpool.

State Police from Beaver County searched a wooded area from the Pennsylvania border to a bridge that connects East Liverpool, Ohio, to Chester.

A helicopter and search dogs were used.

This is a developing story. Check back here for updates.

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