NORFOLK -- A man wanted for robbery and sexual assaultwas arrested following a shortpursuit from Va. Beach into Norfolk.

Police say they tried to stop Jamaine McCutchen onI-264 West near the old toll plazaearly Sunday, but he wouldn't pull over.

The pursuit went into Norfolk and ended when McCutchenabandoned his SUVand ran into the woods on W. Princess Anne Road, according to authorities.

Residents say police found in a muddy creek around 4:30 a.m.

McCutchen was in the victim's home on Veau Court around 3:45 a.m. and made advances that she rebuffed, according to MPOAdam Bernstein.

'He got angry, put her into chokehold and then sexually assaultedher beforestealing jewelry and laptops from her home,'he stated.

McCutchen, 33, of Little Bay Avenue in Norfolk is in the Va. Beach City Jail without bond on charges of robbery, misdemeanor sexual assault and abduction.

Police say the victim and suspect know each other.

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