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Bicyclist leads Albany Police on chase

James Jess (Source: Dougherty County Sheriff's Office) James Jess (Source: Dougherty County Sheriff's Office)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Albany Police arrested a teen, after he ran from them on his bicycle.

Police said that when they tried to pull James Jess over riding his blacked out bike around 11:15 p.m. Monday night, he took off.

A special police detail was watching the 800 block of 8th Avenue because of a rash of burglaries.

The officers finally found Jess hiding in a backyard on 6th Avenue.

When asked why he ran, Jess said he's from Dawson and people in Dawson always run from police.

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