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Intoxicated man leads police on a car chase

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GRANDVIEW, WA- On Friday night around around 7:00 p.m., a Grandview Police Officer working a Washington State Target Zero traffic safety emphasis observed a vehicle westbound on E Wine Country Road passing a vehicle near the 600 block. 
The suspect was in the center turn lane passing westbound traffic. The officer attempted to stop the suspect, 32-year-old Joseph Sanchez. He continued driving recklessly, according to police, passing traffic on Elm Street. 

He was taken into custody after coming to a stop a short while later. Sanchez was found to be under the influence. 

Requested charges are attempting to elude a police vehicle, reckless driving and driving under the influence. 

He's being held at the Yakima County Jail. 

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