February 24-- A high speed police chase which started in Emanuel County ended Tuesday in Vidalia.
Toombs County Chief Deputy Sheriff Barry Brown says Toombs law enforcement took up the chase when two suspects entered Toombs County on Highway 297 North. The chase ended on Northeast Main Street in Vidalia.
He reports numerous traffic charges have been filed against Sylvester Clark of Swainsboro. He's also being charged for possession of a controlled substance which was found in his car. Also facing drug charges is the passenger in the car, Christina Alexander of Swainsboro.
Clark is also facing a charge of aggravated assault against a law enforcement officer. Brown reports Clark's car hit the side of Brown's vehicle during the chase.
Brown says Emanuel County authorities are also investigating possible shoplifting by the pair at the Walmart in Swainsboro. He says DVD's and CD's from the store were found in the trunk of the car.