LEWISTON, ID - The suspect from last week’s high-speed car chase that started in Colton has been arrested on a warrant in Lewiston.
Officers with the Lewiston Police Department and the Quad Cities Drug Task Force arrested 24-year-old Jesse Harrell on a Whitman County Superior Court felony warrant Thursday. Harrell was booked into the jail in Lewiston around 6:30 Thursday night. The warrant contained several charges including felony possession of a stolen vehicle.
Harrell is accused of leading the Colton Town Marshal on a car chase that ended in Clarkston. Law enforcement officers in Clarkston found the stolen vehicle which had been left abandoned. Whitman County Sheriff’s Deputies were also involved in the pursuit.
Harrell now awaits extradition back to Washington to face the local charges in Colfax. The felony arrest warrant includes a $50,000 bond.