Lincoln man arrested after leading Milford Police on vehicle pursuit

Incident # 51-16-2607 Date 3/11/16

Released By: Sgt. Dwight Young/ Public Information Officer

On 3/11/16 the Milford Police arrested and charged a 33yo Lincoln man after he refused to stop his vehicle for Milford Police. Derrick D. Morris was charged with Felony Disregarding a Police Officer Signal, Aggressive Driving, Failure to Stop at a Red Light and numerous other traffic violations. On 3/11/16, the Milford Police attempted to perform a traffic stop on the vehicle Morris was operating, after police observed a traffic violation northbound on STR1 at NE Front St. Morris refused to stop leading the Milford Police on a pursuit. After several minutes of traveling at a high rate of speed, Morris finally stopped his vehicle in the 900 block of North Dupont Blvd. Morris then surrendered to the Milford Police and was taken into custody without incident. Morris was also wanted out of Kent County CCP, Sussex County CCP and Kent County Superior Court. Morris was arraigned and committed to SCI in default of a secured bond.

D. Morris



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