Stolen vehicle results in police chase in Luzerne County

HAZLETON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)--A chase involving a stolen car on Sautrday morning ends with a Schuylkill County man behind bars.

Police arrested 28-year-old Mark Schlauch of Zion Grove following the pursuit through Hazleton.

They say Schlauch sped off Saturday morning from 15th street near Diamond Avenue and lost control near Branch court.

He got out of the car and ran but police found him near Mckinley Street. 

Police say Shclauch put up a fight during the arrest.

He is also wanted on outstanding burglary charges.

Schlauch is jailed in lieu of $100,000 straight cah bail while awaiting a hearing later this month. 

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