MARSHALL COUNTY, Miss. (WMC) - Two suspects have been detained after police say they attempted to run over an officer early Wednesday morning.
According to the Memphis Police Department, officers assisted with a vehicle pursuit at Lamar and Winchester around 4:20 a.m. MPD said the pursuit was initiated by Marshall County.
Holly Springs police were chasing the suspects in a stolen black truck with a trailer attached.
Police say one of the suspects is responsible for attempting to strike one of the Holly Springs officers.
Police said one suspect bailed from the vehicle at Lamar and Pearson but is now in custody. A second person was also been detained.
Nickalous Jones was arrested for grand larceny, felony fleeing, aggravated assault on police and disorderly conduct.
The Memphis Fire Department was asked to help with a trailer that was on fire at the scene.