An Evansville man is behind bars after police say he led them on a chase Wednesday morning. Police say 29-year-old Joseph Vasquez fell asleep at the wheel at the intersection of Weinbach Avenue and Morgan Avenue.
Officers say when they approached the vehicle, the driver sped off leading them on a short chase.
The chase ended in the 2400 block of Oak Hill Road.
Vasquez is being held in the Vanderburgh County Jail. He is charged with resisting law enforcement, possession of paraphernalia, and failure to appear – original charge felony.