- Associated Press - Monday, December 8, 2014

WAGNER, S.D. (AP) - Police have arrested a man wanted for assaulting an officer after they say he lead officers on a 100-mph chase near Wagner.

The Daily Republic reports (https://bit.ly/1yZbK6A ) police said Sunday the man faces charges including misdemeanor reckless eluding following the Saturday chase. They say he violated his parole and will be charged with two counts of felony aggravated assault of an officer with a deadly weapon.

He faces up to 25 years in prison for each charge if convicted.

Wagner police spotted the man with a female passenger and order him to stop. They say the pair switched places and the woman hit a patrol vehicle while driving away. Yankton Sioux Tribal Police arrested the man after he ran into a house.

It’s unclear if the driver faces charges.


Information from: The Daily Republic, https://www.mitchellrepublic.com

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