Sunday, 29 July 2007 20:00
A police chase on Saturday evening in Wilkes ended in a
patrol car wreck.
While few details have been released, North Wilkesboro Police
say a patrol car attempted to stop a Suzuki under suspicion of drunken driving-
when it sped away. Apparently, while attempting to stop the vehicle, the patrol
car was damaged. The suspect, whose name was unavailable over the weekend, was
treated and released from Wilkes Regional Medical Center for minor injuries.
The incident occurred around 10:50 Saturday night.