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Man arrested for criminal endangerment after police chase

Posted at 9:12 AM, Oct 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-07 11:12:55-04

GREAT FALLS – Travis Wood, 23, was arrested for three felony counts of criminal endangerment after leading Great Falls Police officers on a chase.

According to the GFPD, the initial call was for the county and came in at 2:41 p.m. Friday.

GFPD located the vehicle driven by Wood near the fire training facility at 1900 9th Street South and attempted to stop it.

During the pursuit, Wood dropped off one passenger. There are no reports of that person facing charges at this time.

Police quickly terminated the pursuit due to speed.

The vehicle was later located while parked near a residence along 10th Street North.

Wood was arrested and faces the three felony charges as well as nine traffic-related violations.