- Associated Press - Saturday, July 2, 2016

YORK, Maine (AP) - Police in Maine say they used a spike strip to stop a New Hampshire driver who drove through a police roadblock and led them on a high speed chase.

York police say 36-year-old Eric Harris, of Lincoln, New Hampshire, is charged with aggravated reckless conduct, attempting to elude police, passing a police roadblock and operating under the influence.

The Portland Press Herald reports (https://bit.ly/29dXGjZ ) that authorities say Harris also has an outstanding warrant from the Grafton County Sheriff’s Office in New Hampshire for failure to register as a sex offender.

Police say the chase started just before midnight on Friday.

York Sgt. Luke Ernenwein says Harris is being held on $15,000 bail at the York County Jail in Alfred.

It was not immediately known if he has a lawyer.


Information from: Portland Press Herald, https://www.pressherald.com



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