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A Buffalo driver who was chased by Buffalo and Amherst police after he hit several cars near Bailey and Winspear avenues about 3 p.m. Tuesday was driving with a suspended license, authorities said.

Amherst police said further charges will be lodged against Jamale White, 22. The commotion led to a brief lockdown of both Amherst Middle and Senior High schools.

White was arrested about 3:30 p.m. after he abandoned his SUV on Kings Highway outside Amherst Middle School, then tried to outrun Amherst police, authorities said.