LAKE ELMO, Minn. (WCCO) — One man is behind bars after leading law enforcement on a chase in the middle of Wednesday’s morning rush hour.

The pursuit began in St. Paul around 7:30 a.m., snarling traffic and taking over some lanes for drivers. St. Paul police say officers initially tried to stop the suspect vehicle, a van, for having no plates.

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The van fled onto northbound Interstate-35E and eastbound Highway 36. With multiple rounds of stop sticks and PIT maneuvers, police were finally able to stop the van near Demontrevelle Trail in Lake Elmo.

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St. Paul police officers arrested the suspect and described him as an older man. Officials say he was not compliant during the arrest.

The van the man was driving was towed.

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No one was hurt in the pursuit.