A police chase ended with a Spring Valley teen being locked up.
It all started Sunday afternoon at around 4 when a La Salle police officer attempted to stop 19-year-old Mauricio Carreon for alleged traffic violations. Carreon though is accused of fleeing, leading police on a chase from La Salle into parts of Oglesby before it came to an end west of Route 251 on East 309th Road.
The teen was arrested for aggravated fleeing and eluding a peace officer, unlawful possession of cannabis with the intent to deliver, driving uninsured and with a revoked license among other traffic offenses. Carreon was hauled off to the La Salle County Jail.