A woman was booked into Salt Lake County Jail Saturday after leading police on a high-speed chase from downtown Salt Lake to Tooele.
Salt Lake Police Lt. Joel Campbell said police officers responded to a call at 2:18 p.m. regarding two individuals with a gun at about Third West and Fourth South. He said police confiscated a handgun from an intoxicated transient female who then jumped into a truck and drove away.Two Salt Lake police cars, two Utah Highway Patrol cars and one West Valley patrol car were involved in the chase that involved speeds up to 85 mph, according to a UHP dispatcher.
Campbell said the chase ended in Tooele. A 35-year-old woman was booked into jail on charges of fleeing an officer and drunken driving.