Huntsville police arrest man after short car chase

Huntsville police arrest man after short car chase

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - One man is in custody after leading police on a short chase on Kirkland Drive on Tuesday afternoon in Huntsville.

Police say Corandez Lanier, 20, was arrested for fleeing and eluding and resisting arrest after STAC agents witnessed a drug deal and began chasing him. The car chase only lasted for about a quarter of a mile before Lanier crashed into a mailbox. He then led officers on a short foot pursuit before he was taken into custody.

Lanier also had an active warrant out for his arrest. He is being held in the Madison County Jail on a $2,000 bond.

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