Update: One person in custody after early-morning police chase in Virginia Beach

Posted at 10:28 AM, Jan 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-01 12:14:37-05

Virginia Beach, Va. – Police have one person in custody after an early morning chase in Virginia Beach on New Year’s Day, according to police dispatchers.

The chase began in the Green Run Square Shopping Center in the 1100 block of Green Run Square shortly after 2am.

An officer in the shopping center heard gunshots and saw two people get into a car and speed off, nearly hitting other vehicles.

The officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop but the vehicle would not pull over.

During the pursuit, the officer lost sight of the vehicle.

Multiple officers in the area searched for the vehicle.