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Troopers chase, arrest wanted Rocky Mount man

Posted November 24, 2009 7:30 a.m. EST
Updated November 24, 2009 12:27 p.m. EST

— Troopers chased and then arrested a Rocky Mount man who was wanted for allegedly breaking into businesses in Greenville.

Around 2 a.m. Tuesday, deputies chased Terrace Edwards, 23, at speeds reaching 110 mph in a 35 mph zone, authorities said.

Edwards crashed into security barriers at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, got out of the vehicle and ran, officials said. Troopers used a Taser on him and arrested him.

Edwards is charged with felony speeding to elude arrest. Other charges were pending.