Search continuing for suspect in high-speed chase
“The dog tracked him to the water. We terminated the search after an hour. Maybe we'll catch him later.”
A search is on the way now for a man who led authorities on a high-speed chase on Interstate 10 Thursday before he drove off the highway into a wooded area and took off running.
A Jackson County Sheriff's Department K-9 officer searched for the suspect in a wooded area behind the rest stop just west of the I-10 bridge overlooking the Pascagoula River.
The search was suspended, Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd said, after the K-9 officer got overheated and was rushed to Singing River Hospital for treatment. The officer, who was not identified, was treated and released.. Read more
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Since: Jul 07
#1 Jul 17, 2007
Maybe if our deputies where physically fit, they may have been able to catch this guy. The majority of jackson county deputies are very much overweight.
Anyway, hope someone catches this guy.
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