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Driver crashes into St. Joseph County home after leading police on a chase

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A homeowner is left to clean up quite a mess after a driver crashes into a St. Joseph County home.

Police say it started around 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon. That's when 54-year-old Alan Nick reportedly stole a large amount of candy bars from the BP on State Road 933.

Police say Nick battered the store clerk before taking off. The clerk was able to give police a description of Nick's vehicle.

Police spotted him in the area of 933 and Darden. A short, low-speed pursuit ensued into a residential area. Police called off the chase and a Roseland officer continued to follow him.

A short time later, Nick crashed into a home on Holleyhock near Brick Road.

Nick suffered minor injuries.

No one in the home was hurt.

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