Lake City police arrest a burglary suspect after a brief chase

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LAKE CITY, Fla. (WCJB) -- In Lake City, a burglary suspect was arrested after leading police on a brief chase.

Jahvennis Ellis, 18, is accused of stealing a wallet and gun from a vehicle parked at a home on Northwest Palm Drive.

The victim said she caught Ellis inside her garage.

When she asked him what he was doing, he responded quote "cutting through."

Officers found Ellis walking nearby. When he noticed the patrol car, he ran.

He was caught a short time later.