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May 28

Vehicle Pursuit - Arrest

Posted on May 28, 2014 at 5:54 AM by Edward Lennon

Press Release 

Wilbraham Police Department
16 Main Street

, MA 01095



Contact:  Sgt. Edward Lennon

Date of Release: 05/28/13,   2:00 am

Failure to Stop for Police Arrest



On 05/27/14 at approximately 2:30pm, Wilbraham Police Officer David Diogo performed a motor vehicle stop of a vehicle on Dumaine Street near Boston Road for a motor vehicle violation. The vehicle subsequently fled from the stop.


Officer Diogo pursued the vehicle to Nantasket Street in Springfield near the Lowe’s Home Improvement store. The operator abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot. The subject was apprehended after a foot chase. The Springfield Police Department assisted at the scene.


Johnny R. Hallums-Burton, (34), of Springfield was charged with Refusing to Stop for Police, False Name to a Police Officer, Using a Motor Vehicle Without Authority, Revoked License, and other related motor vehicle charges.