UPDATED @ 9:14 PM. 8:55 PM. DEVELOPING. Houston County Sheriff In PursuitRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Jan 06 2019 8:58 PM
HOUSTON COUNTY: 8:55 PM. HOUSTON COUNTY SHERIFF DEPUTIES in a vehicle pursuit.
Chased down Highway 231 South and on Lonnie Road. Vehicle has pulled into a yard.
Vehicle was traveling 90 to 100 miles per hour.
Deputy has one subject detained.
UPDATED @ 8:59 PM
Deputy in the 1200 block of Harden Road. Other deputies responding to the deputy who has one subject detained.
On Highway 231 South bound the deputy said the person was traveling about 115 MPH. When he turned the subject was running about 90 MPH and turned his lights off.
The reason for the chase is unknown at this time.
UPDATED @ 9:03 PM
The vehicle had a South Carolina license plate on it. A wrecker has been called to tow the vehicle. Houston County Sheriff Major Bill Rafferty is on the scene with the deputies.
UPDATED @ 9:14 PM
The person taken into custody has outstanding arrest warrants with Houston County for drug activity. Subject is also wanted for questioning for thefts.
So he will be in the Houston County Jail located at 901 East Main Street.