RIPON (CBS13) – A woman was arrested Thursday after leading officers on a chase in a stolen car, the Ripon Police Department said.
A license plate reader was set off by the stolen car just before 2:30 p.m. in the area of E. Frontage Road and Santos Avenue, police said.READ MORE: Protesters In Placerville Call For Noose To Remain In City's Logo
Officers said they then located the vehicle east of that area at Hoff Drive and W. Colony Road.READ MORE: Police Responding To Intruder Call Swarm Natomas Home To Discover Roomba As Cleaning Culprit
The driver, identified as Brandi Vogl, allegedly sped away from an attempted traffic stop and initiated a chase.
Ripon police said the officers had to initially back off of the chase as Vogl was driving recklessly into oncoming traffic. She was located a short time later near De Pedrini Drive and Coconut Lane.MORE NEWS: Family Calls For Help In Finding Missing Modesto Mother Of 2 Allegedly Kidnapped At Gunpoint
Vogl was found in possession of meth, drug paraphernalia and stolen mail, police said. She was booked into the San Joaquin County Jail.