Man tased, arrested after police chase in Jones Co.

JONES COUNTY - Jones County deputies tased a man after they say he led them on a high-speed chase in a stolen vehicle.

According to a post on the Jones County Sheriff's Office facebook page deputies spotted Dewayne Scott driving a car that had been reported stolen.

When deputies tried to pull him over, they say Scott refused to stop sending deputies on a chase through Jones County into Putnam County.

During the chase, deputies say Scott turned onto a dead end road and then got out of the car and ran.  

That's when deputies say they tased Scott and then arrested him.

After a search of the vehicle deputies recovered several items from a residential burglary, including a gun.

Scott was taken to the Jones County Jail. 

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