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Two people face multiple charges after leading state troopers on brief persuit

Posted: 11:52 AM, Feb 04, 2017
Updated: 2017-02-04 17:05:26Z
Two people charged after leading police on chase
Two people charged after leading police on chase
Two people charged after leading police on chase

Two people are charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a weapon after they led state troopers on brief pursuit in Niagara Falls earlier this week. 

Police say 22-year-old Shaquan Shingledecker of Niagara Falls and 23-year-old Yariliss Flecha of Rochester failed to stop the vehicle on Niagara Falls Blvd. According to police, Shingledecker lost control of the vehicle and struck a house and fence on 75th street. 

A loaded 9mm handgun and packages of heroin were found inside the vehicle.  

Both Shingledecker and Flecha were taken to ECMC for non-life threatening injuries. and transfered back to State Police.