High speed car chase in Jackson County
A high speed car chase today lands four suspects behind bars. It happened around 4 this afternoon.
According to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell, the South Mississippi Metro Enforcement Team tried, with no success, pulling a vehicle over on the interstate between Jackson and Mobile County.
In the course of the pursuit, the occupants of the car were seen throwing items that law enforcement believed to be drugs out of the window. Deputies were able to recover some of the narcotics.
The four occupants were arrested on I-65 and I-10 and taken into custody.
They await transportation back to Jackson County.