PICKAWAY COUNTY – A high-speed chase ends after the driver was chased into a cornfield in an attempt to escape Ohio State Highway patrol.
Around 1:30 am on Thursday morning Ohio State Highway patrol attempted a traffic stop for a traffic violation in the area of SR-56 west. The driver did not stop but took off from the post. Speeds were clocked at over 85 mph, when the driver attempted to lose the trooper by entering a farm field in the area of Mclean Mill road. The driver then fled by foot into a backyard where he was caught.
Adam Freedberg, 20 was arrested and charged with possession of drugs, failure to comply with order or signal of a peace officer, speed limits, and signal lights.
A passenger who was in the vehicle was not charged.
We will have more on this chase when an update is released