Early Morning High Speed Chase End in Arrest

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A high speed chase early this morning ended in an arrest in Kennewick.

According to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office, dispatch was warned of the male, driving a 2001 Silver Pontiac Sedan, who could be driving drunk with Meth in the car. Around 2AM, the driver was located near the Lakeside Apartments in Kennewick, and a high speed chase ensued. The chase lasted until the suspect bailed near the Hood & Perry intersection, and ran away on foot. He was captured after a short pursuit.

The suspect was taken to Trios Hospital, and was treated briefly before being sent to lockup. The suspect was charged with Eluding, a DUI, among others.