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Bike officers chase down suspect

By Staff Writer
Published On: Aug 01 2013 12:42:23 PM CDT
Jesse Lee Converse
POCATELLO, Idaho -

A Firth man is in custody after a bicycle chase in Pocatello Thursday morning.

Pocatello Police bicycle patrol officers attempted to stop 32-year-old Jesse Lee Converse, who was also riding a bike, for an equipment violation near North Grant and West Carson streets at around 2:30 a.m.  According to police, Converse was also suspected of committing a crime.

Converse attempted to flee, but the bicycle officers pursued and apprehended him after a short chase. 

Converse was arrested on outstanding warrants and for possession of methamphetamines.

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