DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — WDHN has learned the identity of the suspect arrested in a car chase in Dothan late Friday night.

Willie Jones was arrested and charged with attempting to elude and reckless endangerment. In total, he had 9 warrants for his arrest.

Jones also had warrants for his arrest in Houston County and Henry County.

Stay with WDHN News for updates in this ongoing case.


Posted Feb. 26 at 12:15 a.m.

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — What started as a routine traffic stop ended in a high-speed chase on Dothan’s southside on Friday night.

In the video above, the suspect’s vehicle can be seen, which ended up in the parking lot of Evergreen Plaza on Montgomery Highway.

Dothan police confirmed to WDHN that at least one suspect was taken into custody. No one was injured in the incident.

Currently, we have no information on why authorities attempted to pull over the car. The car involved in the chase had “Call-A-Cab” branding on it, but it is unknown at this time if the car was being driven by a driver employed with the company.

The identity of the suspect taken into custody is currently unknown.

Stay with WDHN News for updates.