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Police Arrest Motorcyclist After High-Speed Chase

A man was arrested at his house in Nashua, New Hampshire, after a high-speed chase.

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    Police Arrest Motorcyclist After High-Speed Chase
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    Police in New Hampshire arrested a motorcyclist after a high speed chase Sunday night.

    Around 5:35 p.m., a Hollis police officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on Proctor Hill Road near the Brookline town line. The officer attempted to stop the vehicle, but the motorcycle increased its speed to 100 MPH.

    The officer located the vehicle again on Austin Drive, but when the motorcyclist saw the officer, he fled from the scene again. Police observed the motorcycle's registration and determined the owner was a resident of Nashua.

    Police arrested the suspect, 29-year-old Joshua Leduc, when he arrived home and charged him with reckless conduct, reckless operation, and disobeying a police officer.

    Leduc was released on bail and is scheduled to be arraigned on June 24. 

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