Arrests made in multi-county police chase

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A pursuit by police that went through three counties ended with two arrests.

Two people were arrested Tuesday night as a result of a chase that started in the southbound lane of U.S. 63 at mile marker six, according to Bill Sadler with Arkansas State Police. The chase went through Crittenden, Cross and Poinsett County.

Cortez D. Borders and an unnamed passenger were arrested by troopers in a late model Chevrolet Camaro. They were charged with possession of a controlled substance, Sadler said.

Borders was also charged with fleeing and reckless driving.

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