RUSK COUNTY — A driver, identified as Justin Neiderman of Glen Flora, led Rusk County Law Enforcement Officers on a 26-mile high-speed-chase before getting stuck in a swamp, according to a press release from the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office.

(Press Release) On Wednesday, June 5, 2019 the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office attempted a traffic stop near the Village of Ingram for a traffic violation and prior Fleeing from an Officer earlier in the night. The driver of the vehicle took off and led the Sheriff’s Office on a 26 mile high speed chase through the back roads of northeastern Rusk County.  

Deputies were able to bringing the chase to an end when the subject chose to travel down an old logging road and got stuck in a swamp. .

There were no injuries related to the chase and no damage to the patrol vehicles.

The name of the driver is Justin Neiderman of Glen Flora.

Per Sheriff Jeffery S Wallace

Last Update: Jun 06, 2019 11:33 am CDT

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