Kalamazoo man in jail after a car chase

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (Newschannel 3) - A man is in the Kalamazoo County Jail Monday morning after leading police on a chase.

The 27-year-old Kalamazoo resident is accused of threatening someone with a gun, but when police arrived he took off.

The chase lasted nearly 20 minutes before the driver gave up and was arrested.

Police tell us they found a loaded handgun and an open alcohol container in the vehicle.

The suspect is now facing several charges including home invasion, operating while intoxicated, and fleeing and eluding.