Man Arrested After Police Chase Through Union, Alexander Counties

Man Arrested After Police Chase Through Union, Alexander Counties

Union Co. – A man is behind bars after leading police on a chase through multiple counties yesterday evening. According to a release from the Union County Sheriff’s Office, the incident started when deputies were called to a home in Jonesboro where a man was reportedly waving a gun over his head. When the authorities arrived, the man got into his vehicle and lead police on a chase down highway 127 into Sandusky in Alexander Co. before turning off on a side-road. There deputies were able to nudge the vehicle off of the road. The suspect attempted to flee on foot from there but was caught and arrested in short order. No weapons were found in the vehicle. The suspect’s name is not yet being released.

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