Driver faces multiple charges after high-speed chase

Driver faces multiple charges after high-speed chase

DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) - Douglas Police have confirmed there was a high-speed chase on Thursday.

According to officials, a HEAT unit attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation but the car sped off.

During the chase, authorities laid down Stop Sticks, causing a tire to blow out and the driver stopped and surrendered to the police.

The driver was charged with DUI, possession of stolen property and attempting to elude.

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