Police Chase Lands Hancock County Man In Jail

A Bay St. Louis man is behind bars Tuesday night, charged with selling drugs, assaulting two police officers, and a variety of traffic violations.

It happened about 3:30 Tuesday afternoon on Longfellow Drive in Hancock County. Undercover officers say they made a drug buy with the suspect, identified as Sidney Saucier.

Police say Saucier noticed officers closing in, and took off in his car. During the chase, two police cars, and a civilian car were hit, but the damage wasn't serious.

Saucier was caught at a nearby apartment complex, and is being held without bond.