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Gun tossed in Pittsfield police chase

Adam Masefield Adam Masefield |

April 19, 2017 06:45 PM

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - For the second time this week, a gun is tossed during a police chase in Pittsfield.

Police say officers tried to pull over Adam Masefield for driving with a suspended license, but Masefield took off.

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He was driving his grandmother's car near Herberg Middle School when police say he stopped, got out and took off on foot.

As they chased him, they say Masefield tossed a loaded semi-automatic gun to the ground.

He was caught and arrested a short distance later.

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