Centre Man arrested after Motorcycle Chase

August 12th, 2022 – 3:12 PM

via WEIS Radio –

On Thursday night a Centre Alabama man was arrested after he led law enforcement on a high-speed chase. The suspect has been identified as 44-year-old Jason Day.

According to a report by WEIS Radio, a state trooper attempted to stop Mr. Day’s motorcycle, which was traveling southbound on County Road 7, when he fled the scene and led officers on a pursuit along multiple county roads.

Eventually, the chase ended on County Road 7 after Mr. Day abandoned his motorcycle and fled on foot into a heavily wooded area.

Day was found quickly by police and placed under arrest.

He is being charged with attempting to elude Law Enforcement.

Mr. Day was booked in at the Cherokee County Detention Centre at 9:00 pm.

Local Weather