NIAGARA FALLS - Niagara Falls police said they recovered drugs from a stolen rental car that had been the target of a police chase.
Police discovered the 2016 Toyota Camry double-parked in the 2900 block of Pierce Avenue about 1:40 a.m., shortly after they observed the vehicle run a stop sign. In the vehicle, officers found a cellphone and several Suboxone. Police arranged to have the car towed away after they were unable to locate the driver.
Police also discovered a digital scale with white powder on it, a small bag containing a suspected drug and a prescription pill bottle with 80 pills. Officers also said they recovered identification for two men.
The car, police said, was leased to a Michigan Avenue man who reported it stolen from the Jordan Gardens area, police said.
An investigation is underway.