Man charged in multi-county OHP high-speed chase

Man charged in multi-county OHP high-speed chase

GRANDFIELD, OK (KSWO)- Charges have been filed tonight against the man accused of leading OHP on a high-speed chase last night.  Jerome Whittington was arrested in Grandfield just after 8:30 p.m.

OHP says around 7:00 last night troopers tried pulling Whittington over for speeding on State Highway 36. He drove off, leading them through several counties and driving through at least 3 roadblocks. Speeds reached over 90 miles per hour.

He's facing several charges including endangering others and DUI. His bond is set at $30,000. He'll be back in court later this month.

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