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Burglary report leads police on a water chase

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

What started as a burglary lead Portland Police on a water chase Sunday.

Police said they responded to a report of a break-in at Portland’s Water Pollution Lab.

When officers arrived, they ran into the suspect, according to police.

Police said after a struggle, the suspect got away and ran into the riverbank of the Willamette River.

From there, police jumped onto a boat and chased the suspect down.

The suspect does appear to be in custody.

There was no word yet if anything was stolen.

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