Car Chase Takes Authorities Through Two Counties

Authorities say a 27-year old Jackonsville man took police on a two hour chase through two counties this morning.

The chase started around five this morning in Jacksonville when police recognized Jeffrey David Rogers, who has felony arrest warrants out.

When police pursued Rogers, he fled through Cherokee County into Bullard and back to Jackonsville.

The chase ended when a Smith County Sheriff's deputy performed a tactical maneuver with his car.

Rogers is waiting arraignment. Bullard Police Department, and the Smith and Cherokee County Sheriff's offices assisted in the chase.