Rural road chase ends in surrender
April 16, 2020
Andrew Arland, 34, of Garfield was booked into Whitman County Jail Monday afternoon for eluding, driving with a suspended license and three pre-existing warrants. Arland turned himself into deputies after several hours of eluding law enforcement on dirt roads on the east side of the county.
The chase began about 11 a.m. when Garfield Town Marshal Joe Handley observed Arland driving a Toyota Tercel with a dented hood in town. Aware that Arland was wanted on multiple warrants and he had a suspended license, Handley pulled him over south of Garfield and SR 27. When Handley exited the patrol ca...