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UPDATE: Police pursuit ends in crash near The Diamond

Gregory Hutcherson Gregory Hutcherson

Press release from the Richmond Police Department

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police have arrested the driver of a vehicle who fled from officers during a traffic stop and was involved in a wreck Tuesday at the intersection of Robin Hood and Hermitage Roads.

47-year-old Gregory Hutcherson has been charged with the following with the following:

  1. Attempting to Elude
  2. Possession of Cocaine and a prescription drug (Percocet) with Intent to Deliver
  3. Possession of Marijuana
  4. Obstruction of Justice
  5. Driving on a Suspended License
  6. Operating a Motor Vehicle with Defective Equipment
  7. Probation Violation  

Hutcherson was being pursued by police officers after fleeing a traffic stop when his vehicle was struck broadside as he ran a red light at the intersection of Robin Hood and Hermitage Roads. Hutcherson was uninjured. The driver of the second vehicle suffered minor injuries.   

Richmond Police investigators have found the pursuing officers' actions In-Policy.

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