One man in custody after high speed chase

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)- One man is in custody after a high speed chase ending at the intersection of Belt and Church Street in Jonesboro.

Police tell Region 8 News that William Stegall was pulled over for a traffic violation in Marked Tree and took off. State police were assisted by Jonesboro Police helping with traffic through town. Police say the suspect took off on foot but was caught inside a residence before he could get away.

He is being held at the Poinsett County Jail facing several charges. He is set to appear in court on Monday.

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