One dead after police chase on Detroit's east side

DETROIT – Police are investigating a deadly crash Wednesday morning after a police chase on the city's east side this morning.

Officers were called to area of Charles Street near Mound Road on a man that had threatened a woman with a gun. 

The chase ended on French Road near Shoemaker Street after the man hit a tree killing him instantly.

Police have not released any information on the driver at this time.

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