FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) -- An Itawamba County man faces charges after he led authorities on a pursuit Wednesday afternoon.
MHP spokesperson Ray Hall says troopers attempted to stop Richard Thomas Leonard, 24, of Fulton for a traffic violation on Highway 25 in Itawamba County.
Leonard failed to stop and after a brief chase was stopped after law enforcement officers were able to block the highway.
Leonard is charged with felony fleeing, 3rd offense DUI and numerous traffic violations.
He is currently being held in the Itawamba County jail.