Suspect wanted by Feds caught after West Side crash

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - A suspect wanted for violating his Federal probation was arrested after a crash on Syracuse’s West Side on Wednesday.

U.S. Marshals say an officer saw 28-year-old Peter Napolitano in a vehicle near the intersection of Bradley and Putnam streets.

Syracuse Police were called in to help arrest Napolitano, but he refused to pull over.

After a short chase, Napolitano reportedly crashed near the intersection of Delaware and South Geddes streets and ran away from the scene.

The officers caught up with him after a short foot chase.

Napolitano faces charges including fleeing an officer in a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of an accident, and resisting arrest, as well as reckless driving.

According to U.S. Marshals, no one was injured during the crash.



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