Miami-Dade County

Man arrested after pursuit that ends in Northeast Miami

A man was arrested Monday night after police say he led them on a chase from Northwest Miami-Dade to Biscayne Boulevard, according to police.

Miami-Dade Det. Alvaro Zabaleta said the pursuit began because of a possible assault on a police officer. Zabaleta said the driver of the car maintained the speed limit and officers followed until the car stopped at Northeast 25th Street and Biscayne Boulevard.

The man was arrested. Zabaleta said an officer may have sustained minor injuries to his foot. Police did not identify the driver.