UPDATE: Suspect faces numerous charges after police find guns, bullet-proof vest in car after high-speed chase
MUSTANG, Okla. – Authorities have one man in custody after a high-speed chase through Mustang overnight.
Once police arrived, they said the suspect reportedly started shooting at officers and sped off heading Southbound on I-44 near Airport Rd.
Police chased the suspect with Oklahoma Highway Patrol for about 15 minutes.
The chase ended near I-40 and Council Rd. just before the suspect got onto the interstate.
The suspect reportedly reached speeds over 85 miles per hour.
Officials said they found several guns and a bullet-proof vest in the suspect’s grey Dodge Charger.
Authorities say they arrested 29-year-old Justin Smallwood for the crime.
He is being charged with leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in property damage, shooting with intent to kill, felony eluding a police officer, discharge of a firearm from vehicle, possession of a firearm during commission of a felony