May 18, 2020 - Scottsboro Police Officers were dispatched to the Highlands Medical Center parking lot in reference to three individuals in a vehicle using illegal drugs. As officers entered the parking lot, the vehicle drove through bushes and over a curb, then onto Woods Cove Rd. Officers pursued the vehicle throughout numerous city, state, and county roads. Stop-Sticks were deployed and successfully flattened the vehicle’s tires, which slowed the vehicle to a stop in Hollywood on County Rd 588. The three occupants then fled on foot. Officers shortly apprehended two of the suspects and placed them under arrest. The third suspect was identified and warrants will be obtained.
Jason Lee Oyler, 36, of Rainsville was charged with attempting to elude (vehicle), resisting arrest, reckless endangerment, and possession of a controlled substance (synthetic narcotics).
Jason Dewayne Puckett, 35, of Guntersville was charged with attempting to elude (on foot), resisting arrest, and possession of a controlled substance (synthetic narcotics).
Both suspects were transferred to the Jackson County Jail awaiting bond.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, and Skyline Police Department assisted.