Man Arrested Following 100mph Chase in Ankeny, Des Moines
A Des Moines man was arrested yesterday following a high-speed chase in Des Moines and Ankeny that reached speeds of 100 mph. Officials say 21 year-old Devin Parsons allegedly tried to rob two convenience stores before leading officers on a chase that started in Ankeny. The chase started after Parsons allegedly tried to rob the Medicap Pharmacy. A short time earlier, Parsons allegedly attempted to rob an Altoona pharmacy as well. During the chase, officials say Parson damaged four cars although no serious injuries were reported. He was arrested and charged with robbery, eluding, and assault with a deadly weapon.