Man arrested, accused of stealing car after police chase

Macon police have arrested a man they say stole a vehicle Saturday near Mutal Avenue and Penn Avenue and led Macon police and Bibb County sheriff’s deputies on a chase in the city for nearly 20 minutes.

Sgt. Zac Self said the chase, which began about 5:05 p.m. and reached Interstate 75 near Riverside Drive, ended without further incident.

Authorities have not released the name of the driver or a description of the vehicle.