2 arrested after foot pursuit on west side, officials say

Police: Traffic stop led to foot chase, arrests

Published On: Jul 14 2013 11:52:38 AM CDT
MADISON, Wis. -

Officers arrested two men after a traffic stop led to a foot chase, according to a release.

Officers observed a vehicle that did not have its headlights on while driving down Odana Road, according to the release.

Officials said the vehicle fled a short distance and crashed near Berkshire and Chapel Hill roads.

Wali J. Ali, 18, the driver, fled the scene on foot and was later apprehended after a foot pursuit, according to the release.

Officials said the passenger, Marcus A. McGee, 19, remained at the scene.

Ali was arrested on charges of eluding arrest, operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and obstructing/resisting arrest.

McGee was arrested on charges of bail jumping and possession with intent to deliver marijuana.

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