River Rescue In East Spokane After Police Chase - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

SLIDESHOW: Man Jumps Into The Spokane River While Fleeing Police

SPOKANE, Wash. - A man was pulled out of the river in east Spokane after fleeing officers on foot early Tuesday morning. It happened around 1:30 a.m. Police say they pulled over a car and a passenger in that car took off, fleeing on foot. 

The suspect then jumped into the river around north Erie and east Trent. Multiple fire and marine rescue crews were called to the area and the man was rescued from the river.

Police say he has multiple felony warrants and is being treated for hypothermia. His identity is still unknown and it's still not clear what charges he will face. 

For the latest local news, join Dave Cotton for live NewsBreaks on KHQ.com each weekday at 10a.m. Noon and 2p.m. 

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