In the Early Morning hours of June 5th, 2020 Saltillo PD. Officers were dispatched to suspicious person in a neighborhood inside the city limits of Saltillo. Upon arrival they found a vehicle parked on the side of the road and spotted three suspects in a vehicle. The vehicle was a locked unmarked Lee County Sheriff’s Dept. vehicle at the deputy’s home. Saltillo officers contacted the Deputy and they chased the suspects on foot. One suspect was captured without incident and was in possession of the deputy’s stolen firearm. One of the suspects then stole a vehicle and ran from officers. At that point Lee County Deputies got involved in the lengthy chase that led officers to an apartment complex in Verona where officers lost the suspect on foot. After further investigation by Lee County and Saltillo PD numerous felony charges will be filed against the three suspects today. Two suspects are still at large and currently being sought.
Tedarrian Fields (in custody)