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Two Men Charged After Leading Police on Weekend Chase Through Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Two men remain behind bars after leading DPS Troopers on a chase over the weekend.

20-year-old Richard Elrod and 19-year-old Ricco Marin are facing felony charges of evading arrest.

It happened in downtown Midland late Friday night.

Troopers attempted to stop a truck around 10 p.m.

Instead, the men led police on a chase at speeds that exceeded 80 miles per hour.

The chase ended about 30 minutes later near Loop 250 and Thomason Drive.

Authorities say drugs and alcohol may have been involved.

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