High speed chase leads to drug discovery

(WMC-TV) – Three people under surveillance by the Shelby County Sheriff's Office for drugs became involved in a high speed chase Wednesday afternoon.

According the Shelby County Sheriff Public Information Officer Chip Washington, sheriff's deputies were doing surveillance when the suspects took off in a vehicle. The chase went into Southaven where one suspect tried to get away. He was caught.

The other two suspects made it back into Shelby County, where one was caught. The third suspect is still on the loose.

Sheriff's deputies found 20 pounds of marijuana during an investigation.

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