After leading police on a wild chase, a Kilgore man is in trouble for assaulting a public servant. Kilgore police tried to stop 23 year old Fred Vaughn around 4:00 a.m. Saturday, when he led them on a chase over several blocks, finally spinning his vehicle out on FM 2012. Vaughn then crashed his truck into a police cruiser before being taken into custody.
He is charged with possession of marijuana, possession of a controlled substance, driving while intoxicated, evading arrest, and assaulting a public official. He is being held on $177,000 dollars bond.