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A man who was wanted in a domestic dispute led police on a 17-mile chase on Route 8 with speeds of more than 100 mph, state troopers said.
Shortly after 2 a.m. Thursday, Waterbury police alerted local and state police to be on the lookout for a 2017 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck believed to be operated by Jimmy Bedard, 37.
Bedard was wanted in connection with a domestic dispute that occured earlier in Waterbury.
Troopers from the Troop A barracks in Southbury located Bedard’s pickup truck traveling northbound on Route 8 near Exit 30 in Waterbury.
“The operator immediately sped up to speeds over 100 mph engaging police in pursuit,” state police said in a report.
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