Marion county man leads police on a high speed persuit; smoked heroin mid chase

Marion County deputies have arrested a man after he stole a car and lead police on a high speed chase.

It started when they found John Stephens at a family member's house on NE 125th Terrace on Monday when he stole the car and fled.

Deputies followed him until he returned to where the chase started, he was ran down and stopped by a K-9.

Stephens later told deputies that he used heroin during the chase. he is in jail facing multiple charges, including one prior to this incident.