Man arrested after police pursuit in Richmond and Henrico

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Just after 3 a.m. Sunday, Richmond police began pursuing a man driving erratically near police headquarters in downtown.  Police stopped following the man once he drove the wrong way on a I-64 ramp.

A short time later, he was spotted again in Varina and was eventually arrested.

Police tell NBC12 the suspect has a history of mental illness. He was charged with felony elude and brandishing a firearm.  The name of the suspect was not immediately available.

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