Police believe two gang members attacked a man over a drug dispute and then led police on a high speed chase through Pleasant Grove Thursday.
The victim answered a knock on the door of his home near 500 North and 400 East about 11:30 p.m. and was assaulted by two men who were carrying handguns, said Pleasant Grove Police Lt. Cody Cullimore. The two men allegedly threatened and assaulted the victim.Officers spotted a vehicle matching a description given by the victim at 200 East and Center Street in Pleasant Grove. Cullimore said the suspects attempted to elude officers until the car was abandoned at 480 E. 200 North. At least two men fled on foot.
One man was arrested in the house where the car was abandoned. Three firearms and a large quantity of ammunition were found in the vehicle.
The suspect was arrested for investigation of aggravated assault, possession of a stolen firearm and possession of a loaded weapon in a vehicle.