OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A man from Tylertown is charged with assaulting a Jackson County deputy after leading them on a chase that ended in gunshots.
The incident began on Semmes Road in Vancleave Wednesday night when deputies responded to an assault report. When they arrived, the officers said Brandon Aguero sped off, and lead them on a chase through St. Martin and into Ocean Springs.
Aguero crashed his SUV on Lover's Lane. Investigators said he then tried to run over several officers, and one deputy fired several shots at the vehicle.
Aguero is now being held at the Jackson County Adult Detention Center.