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Three charged after high-speed chase

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Vehicle was traveling 65 mph through town, police say.

By Landmark News Service

INDEPENDENCE — Charges were placed against three suspects following a high-speed chase in Independence on April 22.
Independence Police Officer Darren Barrett said he clocked a 1990 Chevrolet pickup traveling 65 mph in a 35 mph zone on East Independence Avenue. The vehicle that turned off U.S. 21 onto Peach Bottom Road.
The chase ended about five miles later, when the vehicle pulled into a driveway.
Barrett charged Brandon Wayne Poole of Independence with eluding police and reckless driving.


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