EPD say driver in chase had meth - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

EPD say driver in chase had meth

Jessica Scarberry (Vanderburgh Co. Sheriff) Jessica Scarberry (Vanderburgh Co. Sheriff)
Antonio Bibbs (Vanderburgh Co. Sheriff) Antonio Bibbs (Vanderburgh Co. Sheriff)

There's new information on a chase that happened Tuesday in Evansville.

Police say they tried to pull over 30-year-old Jessica Scarberry on First Avenue around 11:30 a.m., but officers say she sped up and led them on a chase for about 10 minutes.

Officers say she pulled over in the West Haven Subdivision when she and her passenger, 31-year-old Antonio Bibbs, took off running. They were arrested a short time later.

Police say Scarberry had about 7 grams of meth on her. They say she told them she had been dealing large amounts of meth coming from Atlanta for a long period of time. She's charged with dealing meth and resisting law enforcement.

We're told Bibbs threw a gun out of the window during the chase. He's charged with possession of a handgun by a felon, resisting, and possession of meth.

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