High-speed chase leads to arrest in Bridgeport

Police say a Bridgeport man was arrested after leading officers on a high-speed chase Tuesday night. Bridgeport police say Kareem Roseboro was pulled over on

Police say Kareem Roseboro was arrested after leading officers on a high-speed chase.

Police say Kareem Roseboro was arrested after leading officers on a high-speed chase. (12/9/15)

BRIDGEPORT - Police say a Bridgeport man was arrested after leading officers on a high-speed chase Tuesday night.

Bridgeport police say Kareem Roseboro was pulled over on Laurel Avenue for having tinted windows and a missing license plate when he sped off onto I-95. As officers from Fairfield and state troopers joined the pursuit, police say the suspect crashed into a guardrail and fled on foot.

Officers say a K-9 helped them track Roseboro to the Mountain Grove Cemetery in Bridgeport, where he was apprehended.

According to authorities, Roseboro has been arrested more than a dozen times on drug and assault charges.

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