One Arrested Following High Speed Chase Through Columbia
COLUMBIA - One man was arrested this morning following the conclusion of a police pursuit through Columbia. Neil Barnard, 64, of Raytown was arrested near the Lake of the Woods exit in Columbia.
The suspect was allegedly seen driving eastbound on Interstate 70 in Cooper county and Columbia police attempted to stop him at the city limits.
The chase proceeded off Interstate 70 to College Ave., then proceeded back to Interstate 70. Spike strips were deployed around Lake of the Woods which stopped the suspect.
Nobody was hurt and the suspect was taken into custody without further incident.
We will bring updates as they become available.