MERIDIAN -- A Boise man faces felony charges after a high-speed chase this afternoon. Meridian Police arrested 22-year-old Randall Johnson after he led officers on a short pursuit down Eagle Road.

Shortly after noon, a Meridian Police officer tried to pull Johnson over for erratic driving near Judicial Drive and Presidential Drive. Instead of pulling over, Johnson took off, driving over 70 miles per hour.

Johnson abandoned his car near an apartment complex on East River Valley Street and took off on foot. He was arrested a short time later.

Johnson is charged with felony eluding and for violating his parole.

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