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Police chase man through two states

DUNKLIN COUNTY, MO (KAIT/KFVS) - One man is behind bars after leading police on a chasefrom Greene County, AR to Dunklin County, MO.

Accordingto the Paragould Police Department, the chase involving David Pullam, 39,started in Paragould when a vehicle didn't stop for a constable in town lateWednesday night.

Thecar was thought to be involved in a child welfare case, police say.  According to Missouri Highway Patrol, therewas a child in the car with Pullam at the time on the chase.   

Paragould Police followedthe suspect, until officers from the Dunklin County Sheriff's Officetook over.  Missouri Highway Patroltroopers say the chase ended after midnight east of the St. Francis River Bridgeon Highway 84.

Officers say Pullam ran intothe woods, but was arrested shortly after.

Pullamwill face charges of felony child endangerment, unlawful possession of a weaponand resisting arrest charges.  Heis currently in the Dunklin County Jail.

Noone was hurt in the chase.

Copyright 2012 KAIT. All rights reserved. KFVS-TV alsocontributed to this report.

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