ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Rochester police are investigating a break-in and chase that ended in a rollover crash on North Clinton Avenue early Monday morning.
According to police, a burglary took place around 3:30 a.m. at Hot Kicks on East Ridge Road. The first officer on scene saw a suspect leave in a stolen SUV and head toward the city.
Police gave chase until the suspect crashed into a parked car on Burbank Street in Rochester. Investigators said they found $5,455 worth of stolen clothing in the vehicle.
The suspect, Fernando Santiago-Vega, 37, was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital and treated for what police said were minor injuries. He was later taken to the Monroe County Jail and charged with burglary, grand larceny, and criminal mischief.