Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Two men are behind bars after leading Richmond County deputies on a high-speed chase Saturday afternoon.
A police report says 37-year-old Michael Jackson and his passenger 37-year-old Jason Blasingame took off after deputies pulled them over.
The report says the men were driving 90 miles per hour and ran several traffic lights before crashing and overturning twice on Gordon highway.
After the crash, deputies say, they found meth, heroin, ecstasy and other drugs.
Both men face several drug possession charges while the driver Michael Jackson, faces felony fleeing and reckless driving charges.
Have information or an opinion about this story? Click here to contact the newsroom.
Copyright WRDW-TV News 12. All rights reserved. This material may not be republished without express written permission.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.