Man arrested on DUI suspicion after chase in Mesa - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Man arrested on DUI suspicion after chase in Mesa

Posted: Updated:
Jose Montiel was arrested on various charges after a chase with police and a crash Sunday evening in Mesa. (Source: Mesa Police Department) Jose Montiel was arrested on various charges after a chase with police and a crash Sunday evening in Mesa. (Source: Mesa Police Department)
  • NEWSMore>>

  • Attempted poker game robbery leaves one dead in Opelika

    Attempted poker game robbery leaves one dead in Opelika

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:37 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:37:14 GMT
    On August 31 at about 11:33 p.m. CST, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received multiple 911 calls from subjects attending a poker party in reference to a shooting with at least two injured gunshot victims. More >>
    On August 31 at about 11:33 p.m. CST, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received multiple 911 calls from subjects attending a poker party in reference to a shooting with at least two injured gunshot victims. 

     
    More >>
  • Columbus woman speaks out about domestic violence

    Columbus woman speaks out about domestic violence

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:23:03 GMT
    A Columbus woman is speaking out about domestic violence. She speaks about her near death experience and the fight to regain control of her life.More >>
    A Columbus woman is speaking out about domestic violence. She speaks about her near death experience and the fight to regain control of her life.More >>
  • Seale, AL residents enjoy return of Labor Day Fair

    Seale, AL residents enjoy return of Labor Day Fair

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:26 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:26:01 GMT
    Residents in east Alabama are rounding up the Labor Day celebration at one of the Alabama's oldest courthouses. The courthouse located in Seale, Ala. is the third oldest in the state. This is the first fair
    More >>
    Residents in east Alabama are rounding up the Labor Day celebration at one of the Alabama's oldest courthouses. The courthouse located in Seale, Ala. is the third oldest in the state. This is the first fair since 2010 when the fair restarted, and it originated in 1980 to raise money to refurbish the old courthouse after it began to deteriorate.More >>
MESA, AZ (CBS5) -

A 31-year-old man faces numerous charges, including aggravated driving under the influence, after a crash and struggle with Mesa police officers Sunday evening.

Jose Montiel had to be subdued with a stun gun and physical force by officers after he was suspected of driving a convertible sports car through bushes and into a stop sign at 24th Street and Hampton Avenue during a chase with police, said Mesa police Sgt. Tony Landato.

Police said the sports car was seen speeding and going through an apartment complex and failing to heed officers' warnings to pull over, Landato said.

The car ran over a number of plants and bushes before striking the stop sign. Officers said someone threw a beer can out of the car and Montiel was seen getting out of the car to run away.

Officers used a stun gun to no avail and had to physically restrain Montiel.

He was booked into jail on charges of aggravated assault, aggravated DUI, unlawful flight, driving on a revoked license, reckless driving, endangerment, and leaving the scene of an accident.

Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

1909 Wynnton Road
Columbus, Ga. 31906

FCC Public File
publicfile@wtvm.com
706-494-5400
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WTVM. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.