Police in Chicago responded to calls of a man riding a horse on the highway. The man attempted to flee the scene on horseback after police officers engaged the suspect.
The man was eventually convinced to surrender after police had cornered off the highway. The man dismounted the horse as police surrounded him with guns drawn.
The horse suffered injuries to it’s hoofs after a long chase on the highway.
A man riding a horse held up traffic on Monday – on a Chicago highway. The so-called "Dreadhead Cowboy," who is also known as the Census Cowboy, live-streamed his stunt on Facebook. He rode six miles on horseback before being guided off the busy highway and arrested. pic.twitter.com/Im2G3d5wLF
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