A police chase last night in Belize City resulted in the arrest of 23-year-old Mark Waight. Around eight o’clock shots rang out on Gill Street which resulted in police in the area quickly responding. The officers then began pursuing a blue Ford Explorer that was seen leaving the area. The pursuit continued on Faber’s Road where the man in the front passenger seat produced a firearm and fired a single shot at police officers. The pursuit intensified near the intersection of Custard Apple Street and Faber’s Road Extension, where Waight who is the alleged shooter threw the firearm out the window. The driver of a blue Ford Explorer crashed before ending up stuck in a drain and abandoned the vehicle. Police officers then searched the area and found Waight in a yard on Custard Apple Street. Police investigations continue.