Following a police pursuit that started in Nashville and ended in Rutherford County, an 18-year-old driving what was believed to be a stolen car, was arrested by authorities.
Josue Eduardo Flores was arrested Monday night after the pursuit ended in the LaVergne area of Rutherford County, according to Metro-Nashville Police.
About two-weeks before the pursuit, Flores was alleged to be involved in an armed carjacking on February 23rd where he and another suspect reportedly stole a victim’s 2017 Honda Civic.
With the help of a Nashville PD helicopter and the LaVergne Police Department, Flores was arrested after the Civic crashed on Murfreesboro Road near Old Nashville Highway.
Flores has been charged with carjacking and felony evading arrest. He is being held on a $160,000 bond.
The stolen Civic he was driving is also under investigation in regards to other violent crimes.
His photo is being withheld pending further lineups.
Source: Metro-Nashville PD
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