Updated September 9, 2019

Lawrence County Authorities were involved in a high speed vehicle pursuit over the weekend.

Speeds in excess 100 mph were reached and reportedly the suspect threatened police officers before ending in the area of White Road and Sanders Street in Leoma.


Police say that at least one person is in custody.


The Loretto Police Department is asking witnesses that felt endangered by the fleeing or were nearly hit by the fleeing suspect to contact them at 931-853-6797.