Police: Man in custody after intense search

A Bridgeport man wanted for burglary was arrested after an intense search early Thursday morning.

Bridgeport police say they pursued the suspect into Trumbull where he crashed his car into a tree on White Plains Road.

Bridgeport police say they pursued the suspect into Trumbull where he crashed his car into a tree on White Plains Road. (1/13/17)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport man wanted for burglary was arrested after an intense search early Thursday morning. 

Bridgeport police say they pursued the suspect into Trumbull where he crashed his car into a tree on White Plains Road.

News 12 is told the man then fled from the scene by crossing the Pequonnock River.

Police say the suspect was taken into custody about a mile from where he crashed his vehicle.

Police did not release the name of suspect. 

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