Columbia man arrested after high-speed chase

Monday, March 9, 2009 | 6:01 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — A traffic stop late Sunday night resulted in a vehicle pursuit on U.S. 63 and I-70 Drive after a Columbia man attempted to evade a Boone County Sheriff's Deputy. The man was arrested on suspicion of second-degree assault and driving while intoxicated, said Maj. Tom Reddin of the Boone County Sheriff's Department.