SAN ANGELO, Texas – A man is in custody after leading a high-speed chase in a stolen vehicle.
On July 5, 2019, Reagan County Deputies found Joshua Purdey, with a stolen vehicle in the Sunoco parking lot.
In attempt to stop him, a high-speed pursuit took place that topped a speed of 90-miles per hour through Big Lake.
It ended with the vehicle crashing into a tree entering Mertzon.
Purdey is now at Tom Green County Jail, charged with a felony of attempting to escape while arrested and unlawful possession of a firearm.
His bond is set at $15,000.
This is still a developing story.