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Parkersburg Man Arrested After High-Speed Chase

By: Allison Burke Email
By: Allison Burke Email

Two high speed chases in six months.

Police arrest a former Mid-Ohio Valley's Most Wanted.

On Sunday, just before midnight, Parkersburg Officers responded to Highland Road after reports of someone trying to steal a car.

The victim said he parked his car on the street and left it running while he ran into a friend's home.

He said when we got back, the car was gone.

The next night, an officer saw the stolen car and tried to stop it near CCMC on Murdoch Avenue.

They say Creighton Hoselton led them on a chase onto Garfield Avenue and at one point going west bound on Route 50.

The chase ended on Camden Avenue where police say Hoselton got out of the car and started running.

Two officers eventually arrested him.

Police say Hoselton admitted to being drunk.

He's facing felony charges of fleeing while driving under the influence and possession of a stolen vehicle.

He was released on a $30,000 bond.


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