12-10-05 – One man is behind bars after leading police on chase that spanned two counties Saturday afternoon.
Around 3:15 p.m., a Sherman police officer spotted a yellow Mazda driving south on Highway 75. The car was reported stolen by Denison.
When the officer attempted to pull the driver over, a chase ensued and at times it topped speeds of 90 miles an hour. Officers tailed the car south to Melissa, where police laid out road spikes.
The suspect finally stopped and was arrested. No injuries are reported.
The suspect faces charges of evading officers and theft of a motor vehicle.