JPD Identifies Driver In Stolen Vehicle Pursuit

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JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Police have identified the driver in yesterday’s vehicle pursuit.

Joseph Marcov, 21, of Brooklyn, allegedly fled  from officers driving a stolen vehicle at a very high rate of speed during a traffic stop on West Sixth Street.

Jamestown Police say they’ve worked with the NYPD’s 122nd Precinct out of Staten Island, as the vehicle was reported stolen out of a victim’s driveway Monday evening in the borough.

Police say they’ve applied for warrants for Marcov on charges of first-degree felony reckless endangerment, felony possession of stolen property, unlawfully fleeing a police officer, and numerous other vehicle and traffic charges.

Anyone who may know the whereabouts of the stolen vehicle (2019 Mazda CX5) or the location of Marcov is asked to contact the Jamestown Police or the precinct in Staten Island.

Police say the  identity of the passenger is still not known and Investigators are asking anyone with information on the identity of the passenger to contact them at 716-483-7537 or via anonymous tip at 716-483-Tips (8477).


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