Arrests Made After High Speed Chase [Update]
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX)- Multiple law enforcement agencies were involved in a high speed chase Thursday afternoon across three counties. According to Lt. Craig Stotts with the Twin Falls Police Department, an officer was serving a search warrant at 2943 E. and 3400N. South of Twin Falls.
Lt. Stotts says that during the search a black SUV pulled up to the residence. Two Twin Falls County Deputies helping with the search warrant went to question those in the SUV when it went into reverse nearly hitting one of the deputies. The SUV then speed North into the City of Twin Falls at high speeds crossing over into Jerome County and continuing on. Lt. Stotts says Twin Falls City Police ended the pursuit once it left their jurisdiction .Idaho State Police along with a number of other law enforcement joined in the pursuit.
The chase continued through Jerome County on Highway 93. Authorities with Jerome County, the Idaho State Police and Lincoln County worked to stop the vehicle as speeds exceeded 100 miles per hour.
The vehicle was stopped outside of of Shoshone around 1 pm. Police say Jose Juarez-Gill 31 has been charged with Felony Eluding. He was booked into the Jerome County Jail.
No injuries were reported.