MEDFORD, Ore. -- A woman is in custody after a high speed chase yesterday morning, according to Medford Police Department.
Yesterday at 7:30 a.m., police say a passerby found a woman slumped over the steering wheel of a gold GMC Yukon, with a needle in her arm on Arlington Drive in southwest Medford.
Police say after emergency crews arrived, the woman took off at a high rate of speed.
Police say they spotted the vehicle near South Medford High School where they say she was driving recklessly.
Police say the suspect was eluding officers on the west side of Medford for several minutes, before abandoning her vehicle at Main Street near Quince Street.
Police say they "quickly found her hiding in a backyard actively trying to inject drugs."
According to Medford Police, Klarissa Hahn had outstanding warrants for her arrest, and was lodged on a total of 13 charges.
Police say the vehicle she was driving turned out to be stolen.
No one was injured during the incident.