High Speed Chase on Norland Road in East Charlotte

A man has been arrested following a high speed chase Monday night on Independence Boulevard in East Charlotte.

Police say they received a description of a suspect vehicle that was linked to a robbery. Once officers spotted the car, the driver led police on a high speed chase.

The driver pulled off the highway into a community on Norland Road, where he jumped and ran from the car.

Police took him into custody a short time later.

Officers say the man told them he ran from because he didn't have a license.

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