March 18, 2021
By Eddie D. Gillis
A local man was apprehended by Monroe police officers following a high-speed chase through portions of the south side of Monroe that happened on March 11, 2021. The suspect was identified as Steven Turner, 32 of Monroe. According to reports, the alleged suspect was seen existing a residence on the south side and fled in a vehicle when he saw police officers. As police officers gave chase, reports say speeds reached approximately 100mph. The chase allegedly was on portions of South 8th Street as Turner tried to elude police officers, heading north towards the intersectio...