8 months later: Pursuit/drug suspect in custody

A man who evaded law enforcement in a pursuit along U.S. Highway 127 in a stolen vehicle last August 31 was arrested in Sequatchie County and transferred to Bledsoe County according to Detective George Hodge with the Bledsoe County Sheriff’s Department.

Jesse Allen Johnson, 34, of Whitwell, was injured in the pursuit where he damaged multiple Sheriff’s Department vehicles and later crashed the vehicle he was driving.

For more see the April 15 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

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