WARREN COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – A Warren County man was arrested after a chase into the City of Jackson on Monday, May 15.
Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace said a vehicle, which was reported stolen, was spotted in the Flowers community. He said deputies tried to stop the vehicle for failure to yield, and the suspect led deputies on a chase on Interstate 20 into Jackson.
Clinton police also assisted in the pursuit.
The chase ended when the suspect’s vehicle crashed into a pole outside the Wendy’s restaurant off of Highway 18. Pace said the suspect ran from the scene and was captured by Clinton police behind the Walmart on Greenway Drive.
The suspect, who was identified as 31-year-old Orlando A. Ciero, has been charged with auto theft and felony eluding. He is being held in the Warren County Jail without bond.
Pace said Ciero is expected to appear in court on Wednesday, May 17 at 1:00 p.m.