At approximately 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning, the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office received a call notifying them that the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office was pursuing a white Dodge Challenger that would be entering Morehouse on Highway 165.
According to Sheriff Mike Tubbs, the MPSO and the La. State Police responded and began pursuing the vehicle south of town until the chase ended on West Madison.
Chandranea Dejonette Atkins, age 19, was arrested by the MPSO, released to the OPSO and booked at the Ouachita Parish Correctional Center.
Atkins has been charged with reckless operation, resisting an officer and aggravated flight from an officer. Bond was set at $500 per charge for the misdemeanors of reckless operation and resisting an officer. Aggravated flight from an officer is a felony charge and bond will be set by a judge.
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