BUCHANAN COUNTY, Mo – A St. Joseph man is facing stealing charges after a car chase in St. Joseph on September 2.

According to the St. Joseph Police Department, Kaleb Christopher Griggs, 18, was seen driving a stolen car on September 2. Griggs fled police at an excessive speed before crashing the vehicle. Griggs and two other suspects fled on foot before being taken into custody. A stolen handgun was also found in the possession of Griggs.

Griggs is facing felony stealing of a vehicle, resisting arrest and stealing of a firearm. He is currently in custody at the Buchanan County Law Enforcement Center.