SIMPSON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The Richland Police Department just ended a chase with a man in Simpson County.
The chase ended near Highway 49 near Speights Road.
Authorities chased a male suspect who failed to stop for police.
The suspect got out of his car and ran into the woods.
That’s when a K-9 officer, Rico, was able to track him down.
No officers were injured were injured in the chase, however, the suspect was bitten by the K-9 officer.
We don’t know the name of the suspect at this time.
The Rankin County Sheriff’s Department assisted with the search.
This is a developing story.
Please stay with WJTV as more information becomes available.