Church Point Police: High-speed chase ends in Lafayette after suspect gives up


CHURCH POINT, La. (KLFY) – A domestic disturbance suspect led officers on a high speed chase from Church Point to Lafayette Sunday afternoon before pulling over and being arrested.

The chase began shortly after 4 p.m., when 32 year old Brian Carrier of Church Point fled from officers who were responded to a domestic disturbance in the Church Point area, Capt. Mark Gilliam said.

The suspect drove from Church Point through Vatican and Scott, La.  eventually coming into Lafayette as officers from the Church Point Police Department tailed him.

With assistance from Lafayette Police, Gilliam said Carrier was apprehended after he drove into the Waffle House parking lot on the Evangeline Thruway and stopped.

He faces numerous charges including aggravated flight from an officer, reckless operation and many other traffic violation charges, Gilliam said.

No injuries were reported.


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