The suspect has been captured and is in custody !
The Burke County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man after he allegedly led deputies on a high-speed chase in a stolen vehicle before crashing into a home in Burke County earlier today. Speeds during the chase reached 100 miles per hour.
21-year-old Austin Michael Neece reportedly lead deputies on a chase on Highway 70 near Icard before crashing into a home on Highway 70 in Connelly Springs.
Deputies said Neese, who was the driver of the alleged stolen vehicle, and two other people fled from the vehicle after crashing. The two passengers who were in the vehicle have been captured
The SUV was stolen out of McDowell County.