Chase ends as man runs into a Miss. police academy

Chase ends as man runs into a Miss. police academy

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Police say a man who fled from a Mississippi traffic stop was apparently so focused on getting away he unknowingly ran into a law enforcement academy.

Biloxi Police Chief John Miller Police Chief John Miller tells The Sun-Herald ( ) 30-year-old Roger Beasley Jr. was stopped by officers last Wednesday on U.S. 90 in the city. Miller's statement says Beasley jumped from his vehicle & ran.

According to police, Beasley didn't notice marked police cars outside the Harrison County Law Enforcement Training Academy. He says Beasley ran into the building while training was in session — & arrested.

p>Authorities say Beasley was booked on charges including possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, resisting arrest & careless driving. He's free on bond. It wasn't immediately known if Beasley has an attorney.


Information from: The Sun Herald,

Source: “Associated Press”

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