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Plantersville Man Charged With Felony Fleeing


TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) — A 31-year-old Plantersville man can’t outrun the long arm of the law.

Tupelo Police say James. A. Young is charged with felony fleeing after he fled from police during a traffic stop Sunday night. Young led police on a chase through the city before wrecking the car he was driving. He was captured after a short foot chase. His bond is set at $10,000.

Young already is on probation with the state Department of Corrections for a previous violation.