Truck Theft Leads to Chase in Hamilton County

(WDEF)  A truck theft in Chattanooga lead to a chase through Red Bank, Hixson and Soddy Daisy.
        30-year-old Kevin Cook of Marion County faces charges of theft over $10,000, felony evading arrest and felony reckless endangerment.
        Officials issued a BOLO for a 2012 Dodge Ram 3500 truck and trailer that was stolen from Sherry Road in Chattanooga.
        A Red Bank police officer and Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office patrol car spotted the truck on Highway 27.
        But Cook refused to stop and instead drove through parts of Red Bank, Hixson and Soddy Daisy.
        Cook lost control and crashed into a fence on Ely Road.
        He jumped out of the truck and tried to run, but officials caught him.
        Officials expect he’ll face more charges.
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