SUBJECT IN CUSTODY
Texas DPS officers had assistance from several other Counties this morning in a multi-county pursuit. A white Ford Passenger car took off from officers this morning leading them on a pursuit with speeds up to 115 MPH.
This all started in Smith County when officers tried to pull over 38 year old Chad Nathan Veazey. Veazey took off leading DPS officers thru different counties not slowing down. Suspect was traveling the wrong direction barely missing cars at points of the chase.
Van Zandt County Officers joined in on the chase to assist DPS officers. When the pursuit entered Wills Point, the suspect hit a pedestrian sending him to the hospital. Chase continued down FM 47 several miles, with suspect driving into oncoming traffic, until suspect turned off on CR 2406 where officers found the suspects vehicle in a field.
DPS Helicopter along with TDCJ Dogs are in the area of CR 2406 searching for Chad Nathan Veazey at this time. Anyone with information on Chad Nathan Veazeys whereabouts please call 903-780-8801
As for the subject that was ran over in Wills Point. He is in stable condition with non life threatening injuries.