Officers capture suspect after high speed pursuit in city

The report of a loud vehicle driving above the speed limit through city streets was received around 11:15 p.m. on Sunday, May 17.

Deputy Michael Redar located the vehicle on Yates St. and attempted to make a stop, but the 2009 Dodge 1500 sped away at a high rate of speed heading west. To read the rest of this story and about other incidents local law enforcement handled last week, see the May 21 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.