WAKE FOREST — Police charged that a 29-year-old town resident was impaired while driving his pickup truck and led them on a chase at over 100 mph early Friday.
Douglas Gregory Pearce of 128 E. Vernon Ave. was arrested shortly before 2 a.m. and charged with driving while impaired and felony fleeing to elude arrest, records showed.
Pearce was driving a 2013 Toyota Tacoma when Officer J.T. Boone tried to stop him for speeding, according to an arrest warrant.
A seizure notice for Pearces pickup said the chase got to over 100 mph on N.C. 98 before they stopped him on John Allen Road.
Pearce was being held on $4,000 bail for a court appearance Friday.