Passerby detained passenger while officer chased pursuit suspect in Monterey, police say

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MONTEREY, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man is in custody after leading officers on a chase in Monterey.

Police said the vehicle turned onto Muddy Pond Road where the driver jumped out and ran. Then, a passerby stopped and detained the passenger as the police officer chased the driver on foot.

He was caught and identified as Johnny Dexter Ray Key.

He’s facing a long list of charges including evading arrest and reckless endangerment. He also has active warrants in three other counties.

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