Lawmen in Lenoir County had a busy night last night with a car chase that started in Lenoir and ended in Duplin County with a couple of suspects in custody.
Officers say it all started when they responded to a call of a suspicious vehicle at Jenny Lind Road and Kennedy Home Road. That vehicle sped off when officers flashed their blue lights and while Officers pursued, they say the suspects threw firearms and other items from the car.
They say the chase ended on Piney Grove Road in Duplin County when the car hit a ditch. Officers say the two suspects, tried to run off into the woods, but were apprehended.
Charges are pending.