Burlington County

Police Pursue Carjacking Suspect From New Jersey to Bridge to Delaware

UPDATE: This chase ended in Maryland.

A police pursuit that began in South Jersey ended when the suspect got away in Delaware Thursday afternoon.

The chase began when a man carjacked a woman's Kia Soul along Woodlane Road in Westhampton, Burlington County just after 3 p.m. before entering Bellmawr Camden County, according to New Jersey State Police.

The suspect eventually got onto the New Jersey Turnpike and headed south toward Salem County before bridge police picked up the chase over the Delaware Memorial Bridge.

On the other side of the bridge, Delaware State Police didn't pick up the pursuit as the driver got away.

Police said they believe the driver could have mental health issues.

No injuries were reported.

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