A drive-by shooting and police chase, that started in Coffeyville leading deputies through three counties, ends in an arrest. At around 5:00pm yesterday Montgomery County Sheriff Deputies were notified of a pursuit that was taking place with a subject who had fired shots at a law enforcement officer. Deputies picked up the pursuit at HWY 160 and CR 4900. The pursuit proceeded through Wilson County and into Labette County where spike strips were deployed ending the pursuit near Cherokee.
The driver of the vehicle, identified as 27 year old Brice Bethel of Coffeyville, had two children along with several firearms inside the vehicle. Bethel was brought back to the Montgomery County Jail and booked on numerous charges including aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer, use of a deadly weapon, stalking after being served a protection order, criminal possession of a weapon by a felon, criminal discharge of a firearm, aggravated endangering a child and many more traffic violations.