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Suspect leads authorities on multi-county chase

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POINSETT COUNTY, Ark. — A suspect is now in custody after leading authorities on a chase Thursday evening.

According to the Poinsett County Sheriff, the suspect stole a car from a parking lot near the Poinsett and Craighead County line. The suspect took off down Highway 1.

Several law enforcement agencies chased the suspect until he crashed in Wynne, Arkansas.

They suspect was taken to the hospital. No one else was injured.