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Police involved in two overnight pursuits

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Two pursuits kept police busy in Chesapeake, WV and Huntington, WV Saturday night.

The first happened around 11:50 p.m. Saturday in Chesapeake.

According to Kanawha County dispatchers, one suspect was arrested after Chesapeake Police were able to stop the vehicle along Rt. 94.

The second pursuit happed along Rt. 60 in Huntington, WV around 12:50 a.m. Sunday. According to Cabell County dispatch, the pursuit lasted only a couple of blocks, ending in one arrest.

No other information on what started the pursuits.

Keep checking wowktv.com for updates.