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Chase ends in arrest in Beckley


BECKLEY (WVVA) - A Beckley man is arrested after a routine traffic stop leads to a chase.

Police were investigating reports of speeding in the Ewart Avenue area when they attempted to pull over a Hummer driven by Ryan Kelly Durgan of Beckley.

The driver refused to stop and a chase ensued. The chase ended at the intersection near Ollie's on New River Drive.

After stopping Durgan, police learned he had several outstanding warrants, including destruction of property, domestic assault, domestic battery and an outstanding capias warrant.

He is now also charged with fleeing from an officer and driving on a suspended license. Other charges are pending.


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