A chase in a stolen car leads to school lockdowns in Newton


NEWTON, Kan. (KSNW) – A search for two wanted criminals prompted lockdowns at several Newton schools on Friday afternoon.

Police say it all started with them chasing a stolen car. A passenger jumped out of the vehicle and ran off but was caught shortly after.

Tariq Gragg and the driver of the vehicle were arrested.

Police say they both had warrants out of the Kansas City area.


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