News

NJ man arrested after high-speed chase on I-81 near Cortlandville

NJ man arrested after high-speed chase on I-81 near Cortlandville

Photo: WHCU

A New Jersey man was arrested Wednesday after leading State Police on a high-speed chase on I-81 near Cortlandville.

Troopers say 24 year old Jesus Izquierdo was stopped on I-81 near Cortlandville and when the officer approached his car, he fled the scene.

Izquierdo led police on a 14 minute pursuit, reaching speeds as high as just over 100 miles per hour as he weaved in and out of lanes to avoid other cars.

Izquierdo eventually pulled over near Tully. He’s charged with unlawful fleeing from a police officer, drug possession and a number of other offenses.

He was arraigned in Town of Cortlandville Court and is in Cortland County Jail on $5,000 dollars cash bail.

Recent Headlines

in Music

Metallica to play late-night residency

metallica

The rockers have booked a week-long gig on Craig Ferguson's "The Late Late Show."

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: Ice Cube teaches Elmo a new word

11-overlay2

There was a time when parents would have freaked out to hear their kids were learning words from Ice Cube.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Daniel Radcliffe ‘raps’ the alphabet

17-overlay3

The "Harry Potter" star performs the tongue-twisting "Alphabet Aerobics" and it's hilarious.

in Music

Tony Iommi composes new track for ‘CSI’

tonyiommi

The Black Sabbath star has written a new song for one of his favorite TV shows.

in Weird

Dog ‘arrests’ owner

police

A man's own dog helps police bust him on drug charges.