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Traffic stop leads to multi-county police chase

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Photo courtesy of the Grundy Co. Sheriff's Office. Photo courtesy of the Grundy Co. Sheriff's Office.
James Randall Nunley. James Randall Nunley.
GRUNDY COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -

Grundy County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man that led them on a chase overnight. 

The Sheriff's Office says 32-year-old James Randall Nunley was arrested for reckless endangerment, evading arrest, driving on a revoked license, aggravated assault, DUI, violation of implied consent, reckless driving, and open container.

It all started around 12:30 a.m. when a deputy stopped Nunley on suspicion of impaired driving near 52nd Ave in Gruetli Laager.

Nunley is accused of leading officers on a 13-mile chase that ended with him ramming into the front of a patrol car on Highway 399 in the Cherry Branch area.

“No one was injured and our car sustained minor damage,” says Grundy County Sheriff Clint Shrum.

Stay with WRCBtv.com for updates to this story.

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