Breaking: High speed chase of suspected stolen vehicle ends with driver in custody

A high speed chase on Highway 78 through Between on Wednesday afternoon ended with the driver in custody.

“Walton County Sheriff’s Office attempted to stop a vehicle on Highway 78 in the Between area running in excess of 115 mph,” said Maj. Scott Whisnant, public information officer for WCSO. “(The driver) refused to stop. After a short pursuit, the vehicle was stopped and the driver is in custody.”

Whisnant said the vehicle is believed to be stolen from the Covington area.

“The investigation is ongoing,” Whisnant said.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply