Man Leads Multiple Police Departments On High Speed Chase


FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A man has just been arrested after fleeing from officers and leaving multiple departments on a high-speed chase.

Around 9:30 p.m., officers in Mount Hope attempted to pull over Timothy Woolwine for speeding who then began to flee. The high-speed chase began in Mount Hope and ended in Oak Hill when Wooline lost control of his car and wrecked it. During the chase, Woolwine ran several cars off the road.

Officers from Mount Hope, Fayetteville, and Oak Hill were involved. Once officers apprehended Woolwine, he tried to fight them off causing the officers to use their tasers. Woolwine is currently in custody and being charged with multiple felonies.

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