A Woburn, Massachusetts, man was ordered held on $1,000 cash bail after he allegedly stole a taxi from Watertown before leading police on a high-speed chase, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan.
Welbert Nasser, 29, was arraigned on charges of larceny of a motor vehicle, failure to stop, speeding, a marked lanes violation, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
During the chase on I-90 Westbound early Monday morning, State Police clocked Nasser driving the taxi at speeds of over 100 mph.
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Nasser was arrested after attempting to flee the taxi on foot in Springfield, according to Ryan.
Nasser will next appear in court on Wednesday, August 12.