MONROE – A Charlotte man led Monroe Police officers on a 4.8-mile chase April 18 down Martin Luther King Boulevard.
Police were chasing the truck because the owner reported it stolen. The owner was tracking it via GPS and updating dispatchers on its location.
The truck left the roadway to avoid spike strips and tried to drive through a field where he got stuck.
Chad Stephen Groves, 31, of Charlotte, was served with two orders for arrest from Gaston County for probation violations, felony flee to elude arrest, felony possession of a stolen motor vehicle and traffic-related charges.