A car chase took place in Chariton County this afternoon after a 24 year old white male stole the vehicle near the Marceline School area. The vehicle was a tan Chevy Malibu. A Chariton County Sheriff’s deputy spotted the reported stolen vehicle shortly after 12pm and a pursuit began. The chase crossed many roads and eventually with assistance from the Missouri Highway Patrol the suspect was apprehended in a field near Minden. The name of the suspect has not been released until a formal filing of charges.