UPDATE: 17-year-old Stephen Jarrod Davis II was arrested in the Springfield area after fleeing from Maryland.
He’s being charged with first degree murder. Police in Maryland say Davis is a suspect in the death of a 5-year-old child. Police say the child is Davis’s half-brother.
The investigation is ongoing. No additional charges were filed in Ohio.
ORIGINAL: A high-speed chase through Ohio Saturday ends with the arrest of a suspect wanted for murder in Maryland.
Ohio State Police say the pursuit began in Belmont County on US-40 near I-70. The suspect was taken to the juvenile detention center.
The Springfield post of Ohio State Highway Patrol says the suspect is wanted in Maryland.
2 NEWS is working to learn more about this developing story and will provide updates as they become available.