High Speed Chase Ends in Gunter

1-30-05- A high speed chase that began in Denton ended in Texoma. The chase lasted more than 50 miles and came to an end in southern Grayson County, in the Gunter Elementary School parking lot.

The chase began in Denton around 10 a.m. Authorities say the chase began when a DPS officer tried to stop the woman for speeding in Denton. The chase reached speeds of one hundred miles an hour on Highway 289.

The woman was booked in the Denton County Jail this afternoon on charges of possession of a controlled substance and evading arrest.
She has not officially been arraigned so authorities are not releasing her name.