GALT (CBS13) — A 29-year-old man is in jail after leading police in a high-speed chase early Monday morning.

Just after midnight on Monday, Galt police said they attempted to make a traffic stop on a motorcycle near North Lincoln Way.

But when the officers attempted to stop the motorcycle, it took off at a high rate of speed. Officers reported that the motorcycle reached speeds over 100 mph during the pursuit.

READ: Man Arrested In Carmichael On Suspicion Of Snapchat ‘Sextortion’ Of Minors

After several minutes, police said the motorcycle stopped near Highway 99 and Crystal Way.

The driver was identified as 29-year-old Joshua Woodworth of Galt. Woodworth was booked at the Sacramento County Jail on charges of felony evasion, and his motorcycle was impounded.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s