Suspects formally charged with burglary after police chase in Otsego County

Associated Press

Two people have been formally charged with felony burglary after leading troopers on a police chase on County Route 20 in the town of Edmeston Monday.

Posted: Jul 16, 2020 4:16 PM

EDMESTON, N.Y. – Two people have been formally charged with felony burglary after leading troopers on a police chase on County Route 20 in the town of Edmeston Monday.

New York State Police say 30-year-old Jesse M. Souza failed to pull over for a traffic stop around 4:30 p.m., after he and his passenger, 20-year-old Alexis T. Bowers, left the scene of a burglary.

Souza led troopers on a pursuit through Otsego County, that finally ended with Souza crashing into an Otsego County Sheriff’s Department vehicle on Allen Road in New Lisbon.

Troopers chased Souza on foot for a short time before he was taken into custody. Bowers was also arrested and both were taken to Bassett Hospital for treatment.

A deputy also received treatment at the hospital after the incident.

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