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Nacogdoches man arrested after leading deputies on a short chase

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Jay Van Coutee Jr. Source (Nacogdoches County Jail.) Jay Van Coutee Jr. Source (Nacogdoches County Jail.)
NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

A Nacogdoches man was arrested Friday after leading sheriff deputies on a short chase.

According to the Nacogdoches Sheriff's report, deputies observed a suspicious vehicle parked at a cemetery on County Road 712.

The report says, Jay Van Coutee Jr., 18, fled from law enforcement in his vehicle when deputies attempted to contact him.

After a short pursuit the vehicle was stopped and Coutee was arrested.

Coutee was charged with evading arrested, possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of marijuana.

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