DALE COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — The suspect in a Friday night high-speed chase in Dale County has turned himself in, according to police.

Devente Marces Scott, of Ashford, is now in the Dale County Jail after turning himself into the Midland City Police Department.

Scott has been charged with reckless endangerment, attempting to elude, and third-degree domestic violence.

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DALE COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — An Ashford man is set to turn himself in after Midland City police say he led them on a high-speed chase after a domestic violence incident.

The chase began on Friday around 11 p.m. near Michigan Avenue in Midland City after police received a call of a possible domestic incident, according to the Midland City Police Department.

When officers arrived at the scene, a white Chevrolet Camaro sped from the scene and then hit a woman’s vehicle that had two children inside.

Police then began after the suspect, Devente Scott, of Ashford, and the vehicle on Highway 112 towards Napier Field Road and the Grimes community.

Once the chase crossed the Houston County, Dothan Police and the Houston County Sheriff’s Office joined in on the pursuit.

The chase then ended on the 400 Block of East Spring Street in Dothan after Scott led officers on a foot pursuit.

Scott’s Camaro has since been impounded.

Police say Scott is set to turn himself in sometime Monday afternoon.

Scott will likely face charges including reckless driving, third-degree domestic violence, endangering the welfare of a child, and attempting to elude.

Stay with WDHN News as we continue to follow this developing story.