Man Leads Police On 35 Mile Chase In Stolen Vehicle

A lot of road was covered during a chase by Corning Police on Monday. Officers were patrolling near McKinley and Lincoln Avenues when they saw a car with expired registration and tried to stop it. The driver fled at more than 80 miles an hour on a pursuit through city streets and county roads that continued for 35 miles. During the chase officers learned that the car had just been reported stolen. When the pursuit passed into Glenn County, a spike strip was used to flatten the tires and the driver was taken into custody. Officers say two baggies containing Methamphetamine were found in the car. 32-year-old Cesar Oswaldo Macedo of Corning was booked into jail for felony evading, possession of a stolen vehicle and drug possession.