Car Flips During Chase With Guilford Deputies: Sheriff

HIGH POINT, NC - A car flipped over during a chase with Guilford County Deputies Thursday afternoon, according to Sheriff BJ Barnes. 

Sheriff Barnes said deputies were investigating recent burglaries and complaints of drug activity in the area of Pinecroft and Lawndale Streets in High Point.

While they were investigating, the deputies tried to do a traffic stop after they saw a car driving too fast down the road. The suspects appeared to be pulling over, but when deputies pulled behind the car, they drove away starting a chase. 

During the chase, the suspects car went out of deputies sight, and when they saw it again the car was flipped over. 

Sheriff Barnes said the driver of the car, Jarvis Hood, ran away, but High Point Police were able to arrest him on the scene. The passenger of the car, Timothy Gorham Jr., was arrested by deputies. 

Hood and Gorham are being charged with Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana, Felony Speeding to Elude Arrest, as well as other charges. 

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