Tennessee man arrested after leading Mississippi deputies on high speed chase

Published 1:57 pm Friday, March 15, 2024

A Tennessee man was arrested Wednesday after leading Mississippi deputies on a high-speed chase.

WTVA in Tupelo reports that Tommy Waddle Jr. was arrested by the Itawamba County Sheriff’s Office.

Waddle reportedly refused to stop when Itawamba deputies attempted to pull him over on Highway 25 South shortly before 6:30 p,m. Wednesday.

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Waddle then led deputies on a high-speed chase that ended when Waddle wrecked his vehicle on Highway 25 North.

Waddle reportedly has several warrants for his arrest in Tennessee.