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Two wanted in connection with high-speed chase

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Evangeline Parish Sheriff's deputies have identified two people wanted in connection with a high-speed chase earlier this week.

The chase happened in Evangeline, St. Landry and Avoyelles parishes. Sheriff's deputies joined the chase on Foreman Road near Bayou Chicot. The driver finally ditched the truck on Bayou Torreau Road. The two occupants of the vehicle fled the scene on foot.

Deputies now have identified the driver as Samuel Lee, 37, is wanted for two counts aggravated flight from an officer, battery on an officer, and resisting an officer by force. 

Anyone with information of their whereabouts is urged to contact the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office Investigation Division by phone at 337-363-2161.

All callers with information will and always remain anonymous.

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