no avatar

Kingsport pair arrested after police pursuit, driver Tasered

Rain Smith • Apr 3, 2013 at 4:38 PM

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport couple were arrested in an alleged Tuesday afternoon vehicle pursuit, ending when the driver reportedly abandoned his car in the middle of a roadway and attempted to run.

Police say he was Tasered during a brief foot chase and apprehended, with drugs and paraphernalia located in a subsequent search. David A. Fields, 22, of 832 Chadwell Road, faces numerous charges in the incident, including reckless driving and felony evading arrest. His passenger and girlfriend, Haley R. Gyori, 19, was also arrested at the scene.

Kingsport police records say the incident began at approximately 3 p.m. An officer reportedly observed a Nissan Altima cross double yellow lines on Tranbarger Drive to pass another vehicle.

Recommended for You

    Johnson City Press Videos