High Speed Car Chase in Live Oak

Cedric Young
Posted at 3:31 PM, Jul 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-25 15:31:00-04

LIVE OAK, Fla. (WTXL) - A Live Oak man is behind bars after leading police on a high speed car chase.

According to the Suwannee Democrat, an employee at Suwannee Health and Fitness reported being threatened by a man with a firearm on Friday afternoon. After police were called to the scene, 25 year old Cedric Young drove away from officers. 

Young began heading towards U.S. 90, when he was finally stopped by police just outside of city limits. Young was driving at a high speed, and ran several vehicles off the road. He is charged with fleeing or attempting to elude law enforcement and aggravated assault.