A Tippah County resident that is a sheriffs deputy for the Alcorn County sheriffs department is in the hospital after wrecking while pursuing a suspect according to family of the deputy.
Riley Jeter was in a vehicle accident after pursuing a suspect early Sunday. He is reported to have a fractured hip but is in stable condition at Magnolia Regional Hospital.
The driver, in a silver nissan pickup with a white door, avoided capture. If you might know this vehicle, contact the Alcorn County Sheriffs office.