Lowndes Co. Sheriff's deputies and GSP take on high speed chase - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Lowndes Co. Sheriff's deputies and GSP take on high speed chase

One suspect was arrested (Source: WALB) One suspect was arrested (Source: WALB)
LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) -

Georgia State Patrol and Lowndes County Sheriff's officials responded to a high speed chase Friday night.

According to officials, the pursuit started at about 8:20 p.m. after Lowndes Co. Sheriff's deputies attempted to pull a male driver in a red pickup truck over on Bemiss Road in Valdosta.

The suspect continued to lead officials on a high speed chase along Perimeter Road, eventually reaching Interstate 75 South.

The vehicle was abandoned by the suspect after deputies deployed stop sticks.

The suspect attempted to break in and steal vehicles along the interstate while deputies pursued him in a foot chase.

Officials apprehended the suspect. There were no casualties reported.

No damage was made to any vehicles during the chase.

This is a developing story.

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