A judge made the ruling during a court appearance Thursday as Vadell Carpenter sat quietly in the courtroom.
Carpenter faces charges in a police chase that started in Durham Wednesday and ended Apex.
One officer crashed into a ditch to avoid an oncoming truck. He is OK.
Carpenter remains in jail on $50,000 bond.
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