Columbus duo arrested after afternoon chase

Deputies pursued the car to 9th Street and 3rd Avenue North where the car’s occupants abandoned it and fled before deputies arrested them.

Posted: Jan 16, 2020 1:17 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Lowndes County deputies and narcotics agents chased a vehicle Wednesday afternoon and arrested the driver and his passenger.

The officers tried to stop the car at 5th Street and 11th Avenue South in Columbus at approximately 4:00. The driver refused to stop, according to Sheriff Eddie Hawkins.


Tiquan D. Davis | Source: Lowndes County Sheriff's Office

Braylin C. Edinburgh | Source: Lowndes County Sheriff's Office

Deputies pursued the car to 9th Street and 3rd Avenue North where the car’s occupants abandoned it and fled before deputies arrested them.

The Sheriff’s Office charged the driver, 34-year-old Tiquan Davis, with felony fleeing and eluding. His passenger, 19-year-old Braylin Edinburgh, is charged with possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. Both men live in Columbus.

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