PEARL, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson man driving a stolen car tried to make a run for it Wednesday during a high speed chase in Pearl.
It started on Riverwind Drive in Pearl early Wednesday morning.
Officers spotted 24-year-old DeShawn Cook driving a car that had been reported stolen out of Jackson last month.
When Pearl police tried to pull him over, Cook sped up then lost control.
The suspect fled on foot and was captured a short time later in Pearl.
He is locked up in the Rankin County jail.
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