The intense pursuit of the driver almost ended in tragedy. The man, trying to avoid arrest, threw his own son into deputy and fled, but was caught.
The pursuit, and his subsequent arrest, occurred around 6:30 p.m. May 26, 2021. The man, identified as 32-year-old John Henry James III, faces several other felony charges including aggravated battery on an officer/firefighter/EMT, battery on the same, reckless driving, and resisting arrest with violence, the police said in a press release.
“You can’t throw a baby at us and expect us to treat you with kid gloves,” Sheriff Er...