KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A car chase involving law enforcement and a murder suspect out of Michigan ended in a rollover crash on I-75 in Anderson County.
According to the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, Nashwan Ali, 36, was being chased down southbound I-75 in Anderson County on Wednesday. Ali was wanted in connection to the fatal shooting of his sister in Detroit on March 8 by Detriot Police.
At 12:33 p.m., the Tennessee Highway Patrol was made aware Ali was possibly traveling on I-75. At 12:50 p.m. troopers saw Ali driving a 2021 Kia Forte and a pursuit began. The Kia was nearing MM 129 when it lost control. THP said the vehicle went off the left side of the road, came back on the road and rammed another vehicle and its trailer into a guard rail. It then ran off the road again and rolled several times.
Ali has been taken into custody and Detroit Police are working Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office on his extradition from Tennessee to Detroit.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated as more information became available.