Fulton Man Takes Authorities On High Speed Chase

A Fulton man is in the Callaway County Jail after taking police on a car chase that reached speeds of 115 miles per hour.

The Callaway County Sheriff’s Department reports deputies spotted 21 year old Wendell Steward Jr., driving on Business 54 near Glover Street in Fulton on Friday morning, and knew he was wanted for violating probation.

Deputies say they attempted to stop Steward, however he started a chase through several streets and eventually traveled onto U.S. Highway 54 eastbound toward Kingdom City.

Steward then went near the north end of Fulton where he stopped and a foot chase started.

Steward was arrested in wooded area.