New Haven woman leads police on chase through several towns

NEW HAVEN - A New Haven woman was arrested yesterday after police say she led them on a chase through several towns, with five children in the car.

Police say Lawanda Murdock tried to hit an officer with her car then took off toward Middletown.

She was eventually arrested after police say she drove off the road.

Officers say the five kids were treated for minor injuries and have been released to family members.

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