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GARVIN COUNTY, OK--A Byars man faces charges in two counties after leading officers on a high speed chase yesterday.
41-year-old Stephen Logan George allegedly ran a deputy off highway 19 into a ditch then led him on a pursuit.
Pontotoc county sheriff John Christian said George was clocked at 100 miles-per-hour and blew past a road block and a four way stop. He was arrested yesterday and faces several charges including eluding officers and DUI.