The Douglasville Police Department released this video of a high-speed police chase. The chase started after a person in a silver SUV entered a vehicle at the RaceTrac on Highway 5 Sunday at 11:55 a.m. and stole the woman's purse while she pumped gas. Capt. Brad Stafford said the woman called 911 and Sgt. Adam Haney saw the vehicle on I-20 near Fairburn Road and pursued the suspect until he got to I-285 and stopped the chase. Stafford said authorities believe the same suspect committed a similar crime at Murphy Oil on Thornton Road at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Stafford said all told five similar crimes have taken place in Douglas County over the past two weeks. Police are asking for help identifying the suspect in the thefts. The SUV had temporary tags, Stafford said.

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