FAIRFIELD - Fairfield police say a man is behind bars after he led officers on a high-speed chase which began at the Stop & Shop on Villa Avenue Wednesday night.
Police say 66-year-old Michael Kondrat entered the supermarket and stole ribs, soda and a flashlight.
An officer who happened to be across the street from Stop & Shop spotted Kondrat running away from the store and began the chase.
Fairfield police say they began chasing Kondrat through town, but then State Police picked up the chase when he got on I-95.
State Police then stopped Kondrat and took him into custody.
Police say Kondrat was wanted by Stratford and Trumbull police on unrelated charges.