Gaylesville AL man arrested after fleeing Chattooga Deputies

September 19th, 2022 – 6:05 PM

WEIS Radio –

A Gaylesville Alabama man was arrested after fleeing from Chattooga County Deputies last weekend.

According to a report from WEIS Radio, Last Saturday 44-year-old Christopher Tallent attempted to elude law enforcement by fleeing into Cherokee County Alabama.

 He abandoned his vehicle and was arrested by Cherokee County deputies after leading them on a foot chase.

Tallent was arrested for an outstanding warrant (Failure to Appear), unlawful possession of a controlled substance, and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.

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