A 41-year-old Glen Flora man was arrested in Rusk County on Wednesday evening, June 5, after a 26-mile vehicle pursuit across the county.

Justin Neiderman

Justin Neiderman

The Rusk County Sheriff's Office said Justin Neiderman was arrested after his vehicle drove down an old logging road and got stuck in a swamp.

Prior to that, police had tried to stop his vehicle near the village of Ingram for a traffic violation and had fled from an officer earlier that night. The vehicle took off from the traffic stop and led officers on a 26-mile, high-speed chase through the back roads of northeast Rusk County.

On Wednesday, June 5, 2019 the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office attempted a traffic stop near the Village of Ingram for a traffic violation and prior Fleeing from an Officer earlier in the night. The driver of the vehicle took off and led the Sheriff’s Office on a 26 mile high speed chase through the back roads of northeastern Rusk County. 

There were no injuries related to the chase and no damage to police vehicles.

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