Police: Man arrested after pursuit in stolen truck

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Wichita police arrested a 27-year-old man after a pursuit in a stolen Ford F-350. It started early Friday morning near Harry and Oliver. 

Police said they stopped the truck and learned it was stolen. The truck took off. 

Officers pursued the truck to the 1300 block of South Meridian where a tire deflation device was used to stop it. The driver, identified as John Peters, fled on foot. 

Police arrested him. He was booked on suspicion of felony traffic charges, auto theft and drug charges. 

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