Man leads police on high-speed chase

Thursday, December 17, 2009 - 12:55pm

OPELOUSUS - An attempted mid-morning drug raid in Opelousus led to a high speed chase and an arrest.

Officials say Evan Antoine led police in front of Northeast Elementary School reportedly reaching speeds of over 100 miles per hour.

Authorities say the man stopped after discarding evidence from his car.

The Advertiser reports Antoine was charged with aggravated criminal damage to property and aggravated flight from an officer. Other charges are pending.