Boat Flies off Trailer during Chase

August 21, 2009 12:18:41 AM PDT
A wild police chase in Connecticut ... with a truck hauling a 32-foot motorboat.Police say the suspect pulled up to a boat dealership ... hooked the boat's trailer to his pickup ... and drove off with it.

Police pursued the man down the interstate at high speeds ... but they decided to back off.

They say he began swerving the boat on purpose -- until the $175-thousand dollar vessel flew off its trailer.

The suspect was arrested on larceny and reckless driving charges.

No one was hurt in the crash.

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