|Scott Mckinly Meadows|
A 44 year old Gadsden man was arrested Thursday after allegedly leading Etowah County Sheriffs deputies on a chase.
Scott McKinly Meadows, is facing charges in connection with an incident around 8 a.m. According to Sheriff Todd Entrekin, a deputy attempted to make a traffic stop on the vehicle Meadows was reportedly driving on Tabor Road. Meadows allegedly refused to pull over and proceeded to lead the deputy on a pursuit, one that ended several miles away near mile marker 203 on Interstate 59.
During the pursuit, Meadows allegedly threw a small object out of his vehicle window. Deputies later recovered the object, which was identified as drug paraphernalia.
Meadows, who was wanted in Attalla on a failure-to-appear warrant stemming from previous traffic violations, was driving with a revoked license. He is currently being held in the Etowah County Detention Center.